Department of Mathematics

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Department of Mathematics

Math Lab

Room: Humanities Building, Room 307

Phone: 257-3527

Schedule:
Monday - Thursday 10:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Friday 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

The Mathematics Laboratory is a Walk-in Tutoring Center offering help with mathematics for students enrolled in any course on campus. The lab is currently open 42 hours per week and is staffed primarily by adjunct faculty and student assistants. The lab has seating for about 10 students. Proctors help students on a first come-first serve basis. Some use the Math Lab to get help with specific homework problems or when they find they don't understand a particular topic. Others choose to do all their homework in the lab knowing that if they get stuck help is available. Some students form small study groups and use the lab as a place to meet and get help if needed. Students can get help from the instructors proctoring the lab, from the computerized tutorials available, and from the reference materials on hand. Help is available for the developmental and introductory mathematics courses as well as more advanced mathematics courses. Students working on material from other departments (business, chemistry, psychology etc) who are having trouble with topics requiring some mathematics are also welcome to use the lab. (Students seeking regularly scheduled, private tutoring sessions should contact the Tutoring Center.)

Questions, suggestions and problems with the Math Lab should be forwarded to the Lab Coordinator, Melissa Cass, phone 257-3444, e-mail, cassm@newpaltz.edu.