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Science Learning Center (SLC)

Recent News

Stephanie Walker Elected as NCLCA Recording Secretary

SLC Associate Director, Stephanie Walker, has been elected as the National College Learning Center Association (NCLCA) Recording Secretary

SLC Earns First Place Website Award

Science Learning Center wins first place for the 2021 NCLCA/LSCHE Website Excellence Award

The Science Learning Center (SLC) is sponsored by the College of Literature, Science, and the Arts (LSA) to support teaching and learning in the natural sciences. We have two centers, each providing computer labs, meeting alcoves, study space and a loan desk for reserve and study materials.

Critical Resources for Students

Are you aware of the various resources available on campus and in the local communities? Check out this comprehensive guide to local resources on food pantries, affordable housing, counseling and mental health, emergency scholarships, transportation, etc.

Now Accepting Applications

We are now accepting applications for both study group facilitator and peer tutor positions for winter term. Click on the above links for more information and applications for each program.

Fall 2021 Study Groups

Online registration for Fall 2021 SLC Study Groups has begun and will continue throughout the term. 

Click here for more information and links to the study group registration site.

Fall 2021 Drop-In Peer Tutoring for Science Courses

Drop-In Tutoring for science courses for fall term is available to all students enrolled in Biology 171, 172, Chemistry 130, 210 and 215, and will continue through the last day of classes on December 10. At this time, all drop-in tutoring services are occurring in an online format for fall term.

Click here for more information on the Drop-In Peer Tutoring program.

Fall 2021 Appointment-Based Tutoring for Science Courses

Appointment-Based tutoring for science courses is open to specific eligible groups of students, please see the SLC Appointment-Based webpage for the most up to date list of eligible groups. Appointment Based tutoring has sessions available online and in person.

Click here for more information on the Appointment-Based Peer Tutoring program.

COVID-19 Resources

The Science Learning Center is committed to the health and safety of all members of our community. The University of Michigan has created this website to keep our community updated on the 2019 Novel Coronavirus COVID-19. Here is an additional resource with suggestions on how to adjust your study habits during this transition. Please email slc@umich.edu if you have any questions or concerns related to your academic support needs or your SLC student employment responsibilities that may be impacted during this time.

Show your Support

We strive to support our students and faculty on the front lines of learning and research and to steward our planet, our community, our campus. To do this, SLC needs your support.

SLC Hours

Both of the Science Learning Center locations will be closed October 16-17 for the Fall Study Break.

 

Main Center: 1720 Chemistry

Monday-Thursday        9AM - 10PM Friday                            9AM - 6PM Saturday                       12PM - 6PM Sunday                          12PM - 10PM

Satellite Location: 2165 USB

Monday-Thursday        9AM - 10PM Friday                            9AM - 4PM Saturday                       CLOSED Sunday                          12PM - 10PM