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Science Learning Center (SLC)

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Science Learning Center Supporting Students Online

Check out how the SLC is supporting natural science students with online learning!

Science As Art Results

Results from this year's Science As Art competition are in!

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.

SLC Academic Programs Now Online

SLC Academic Support is now available online to UM students enrolled in many introductory biology, chemistry, and physics courses. To participate in an online study group, you can register for an open group here and then contact your facilitator once you receive your confirmation email.

To participate in online SLC Tutoring, please visit the pages for Appointment-Based Tutoring or Drop-In Tutoring for more information on each program. You can also contact slctutoring@umich.edu with further questions about using these resources.

To connect with your GSI for online office hours. please contact your GSI or faculty member directly.

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 contact 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.

Spring 2020 Study Groups

Online registration for Spring 2020 SLC Study Groups has begun and will continue throughout the term. All study groups for this term will be held in an online format.

Click HERE for more information and links to the registration site.

Spring 2020 Drop-In Peer Tutoring for Science Courses

Drop-In Peer Tutoring for science courses for spring term has begun and will continue through the last day of classes on June 22. All tutoring services are now occurring in an online format.

Click HERE for more information.

Spring and Summer Term Free Math Tutors in the SLC

Math tutors are available every Monday through Friday from 11:00am - 4:00pm from May 5-June 22 and July 1-August 18. SLC Math tutors can cover content in Math 105, Math 115, Math 116, Math 215, and Math 216.

All tutoring services are now occurring in an online format using Zoom. If you are interested in meeting with a SLC Math tutor, please fill out this google form: Spring 2020 Math Tutor Request DURING drop in hours. If you complete the google form outside of drop in hours, you will not be contacted by a tutor. Once you have filled out the google form during drop in hours, a student staff member will email you a link to access Zoom.

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.