Help Rooms and Private Tutors by Department

The following list of departmental help rooms and private tutors is intended as a resource for CC and SEAS students seeking extra academic help.  For more information about specific help rooms or departmental tutors, please contact the relevant department directly. 


Private Tutors: A list of available private tutors is available


Help Room:  The Chemistry Help Room is available for assistance with General Chemistry Lecture and Lab, Organic Chemistry Lecture and Lab, and Intensive General Chemistry Lab

Computer Science

Help Room: The Computer Science Help Room is available for assistance with introductory computer science and math classes.


Private Tutors: A list of private economics tutors is available for Principles of Economics, Statistics and Probability, Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Econometrics, Development, Finance, Game Theory, Industrial Organization, International Economics, International Trade, Public Economics, Uncertainty and Information, Corporate Finance, and Money and Banking


Help Room: The Math Help Room for assistance with College Algebra - Analytic Geometry, Calculus I, II, and III is located in 502 Milstein center and open to all students 

Help Room: The Math Help Room for assistance with Calculus IV and higher is located in 406 Math


Help Room: The Physics Help Room is available for assistance in all Physics courses


Barnard's Spanish and Latin American Cultures Department's Help Room is open to both Barnard and Columbia students currently enrolled in a Spanish language course 


Help Room: The Statistics Help Room is available for assistance in Introduction to Statistical Reasoning, Introduction to Statistics, and Introduction to Statistics with Calculus 

Writing Center

The Writing Center provides writing support, in one-on-one consultations and workshops to help you improve at every stage of your writing, from brainstorming to final drafts

James H. and Christine Turk Berick Center for Student Advising


403 Alfred Lerner Hall
2920 Broadway
New York, NY 10027

Call: (212) 854-6378

Fax: (212) 854-2458

9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.

An Advisor of the Day is available by phone or in person Monday–Friday 9:00 a.m.–5:00 p.m.