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The Greater University Tutoring Service (GUTS) is a student-run tutoring service that provides academic, language, and study skill support services taught and facilitated by students, for all UW-Madison students. All of our services are free and easy to register. Learn more below, or click on any of the tabs above to find specific programs and information.

Learn about Our Programs

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Our Programs

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Academic - Drop-In (DI)

Graphic of a student carrying a stack of books and wearing a backpack.Great for quick questions and homework help.

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Academic - Academic Match (AM)

Image of person pointing at a chalk boardSmall group tutoring in introductory academic courses, two hours a week. 

Be a tutor OR Get a tutor!

Language - Conversational English (CE)

A miniature image of a conversation bubble with a Japanese character and another with an A.Program Coordinators match volunteer tutors with UW students and affiliates looking to improve their English conversation skills.

Be a tutor OR Get a tutor!

Language - Conversational English Eagle Heights (CEEH)

Image of a backpackA partnership between GUTS and Eagle Heights providing conversational English tutoring for elementary children.

Click here to learn more about this program.

Language - World Language Learners (WLL)

Image of the world.Partner with a native or advanced speaker in a world language. Only a two hour commitment per week!

Be a tutor OR Get a tutor!

Language Exchange (LE)

Two speech bubbles.Teach and learn languages and cultures.

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Study Support & McBurney Study Skills (SS & SLSS)

Abstract design. Head with a smiling brain that has strong arms and a puzzle piece in the corner.Learn efficient study habits, time management, concentration techniques, exam prep, and note taking skills.

Click here to learn more about this program and McBurney Study Skills.

Academic Match & Drop-In Calendars

The Academic Match program matches student volunteer tutors with students seeking weekly help in high enrollment academic subjects.  Academic Match provides group tutoring in Math, Biology, Physics, Chemistry, Foreign Languages, Economics, Statistics, and more!

GUTS Drop-In tutors will host sessions online. Tutors are typically scheduled for 2-hour shifts. We add more groups as we train tutors, so keep checking back!

* Academic Match and Drop-In schedules are subject to change. Please check back often for the most current schedule and any tutor absences.*

About GUTS

The Greater University Tutoring Service (GUTS) is a Registered Student Organization (RSO) supported by non-allocable segregated fees and dedicated to connecting UW students with volunteer tutors for assistance with academic courses, language learning, and study skill support. We provide free tutoring and mentoring to hundreds of students and university affiliates each semester!