Academic Tutoring

Difficulty understanding material?
Need assistance outside of class? Sign up for a tutoring session!

Learning Opportunities

Supporting our students' academic studies – inside and outside of the classroom.

Content Clarification

Clarify classroom/lab and textbook information

Identify Examples

Demonstrate sample scenarios and examples


Usher students through the work assignments

Additional Resources

Suggest supplementary resources for students to utilize

Free, Open Sessions

Hour long group tutoring sessions open to all UTMB SON students at no charge. Sessions are scheduled in advance.

Open & Free Tutoring Sessions for UTMB School of Nursing Students

Sign Up Through Blackboard

Sign up for sessions in Blackboard in the respective course. Session information will be posted in the Discussion Board.

Sign up for tutoring sessions in Blackboard at least 48 hours prior to scheduled time

Our tutors are comprised of both current and former students. All tutors must be recommended and approved by the faculty members of the program(s) as well as the Academic Counselor.

Interested in becoming a tutor?

Paid tutor positions are available every semester! Those who are interested should contact the Academic Counselor via email (

Those selected will be required to participate in training by the Academic Counselor.