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Physics can be tough. Whether it's required for your major or the prerequisite for future courses, we're here to help! Staffed by physics undergraduates, graduate students, and faculty, the Physics Help Room is a FREE physics tutoring service provided by the department with the simple goal of helping you succeed in your physics class.

Where to Go?

Virtual: Login to blackboard and enroll in the physics help room organization at

In-person: The Help Room is located in 029 Jabara Hall. From the elevators is the basement of Jabara Hall make a left turn then a short right turn.

Fall 2020 Schedule (as of 19 August 2020)

Opening Monday, 24 August see below the table for locations

Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

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12:00 pm Dan (029) Lex (zoom) Dan (029) Lex (zoom)  
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 Courses Available for Tutoring

  • PHYS 111 Introductory Physics
  • PHYS 210 Physics of Sound
  • PHYS 213 General College Physics I (Lab help also available)
  • PHYS 214 General College Physics II (Lab help also available)
  • PHYS 313 Physics for Scientists and Engineers I
  • PHYS 314 Physics for Scientists and Engineers II
  • PHYS 315 University Physics Lab I
  • PHYS 316 University Physics Lab II

Apply to be a tutor

Interested in helping students learn physics? Contact Jason Ferguson at