What are Math 15 Pi-rate Sessions and when do they meet?

Drop-in study sessions run by friendly, knowledgeable peer tutors.

A great way to get help with your Math 15 coursework.

A chance to meet and work collaboratively with your classmates.

A casual environment for studying and discussing math and statistics.

Please see the schedule below to determine which sessions works best for your schedule:

Who can use the Math 15 Pi-rate Sessions?

Anyone currently taking a Math 15 course.

Individuals and groups are all welcome, so encourage your classmates to attend with you.

How do I effectively use Pi-rate Sessions?

You may attend Pi-rate Sessions any time while it is in session. When you enter the classroom, simply sign in, have a seat and one of the Pi-rates will assist you as soon as she or he is available.

To make the most of your time at these sessions, first try problems on your own and bring any questions you may have to ask the Pi-rate(s).

Bring your class notes and text book as these are helpful references for both you and the Pi-rate(s).

Reread your class notes. If there was something during lecture that you did not understand, ask about it.

Do not expect to be able to start and finish your homework assignments during a single Pi-rate Session as this may not always or often be possible.

Do not expect to get individual attention the entire time you are at a sessions, other students may also have questions.

Bring coursework you can do while the Pi-rate(s) is(are) assisting other students.

The Pi-rates are here to help you succeed, not to do your coursework for you. Pi-rates will not do problems for you or just give you answers.

Attend sessions with classmates so that you can share ideas and work together.