University Honors College - The Honorable mention

Tutoring and Academic Support Services Seeks Tutors for 2023-2024 Academic Year

Posted by Tim on May 23, 2023 in Honors Experiences, Student Job Opportunities, Tutoring

Tutoring & Academic Support Services (TASS) is looking for highly motivated students who are willing to help others. If you have good communication skills and like to share your knowledge, please apply to be a tutor.
This is a paid position ($14 per hour).

• Applicants must be enrolled at UB as an undergraduate or graduate student, with at least one semester completed.
• Need to be available at least 6 hours per week but could work up to 15 hours per week depending on demand.
• Must have an overall GPA of 3.0 or higher
• Need to have an A- or above in the course that they wish to tutor in.

All students interested in becoming a tutor or academic coach can apply directly through our website at:

Any questions email


End of the Semester Drop-in Tutoring

Posted by Tim on April 14, 2023 in Academics, Tutoring

End of the semester got you feeling sour? Drop-in for Tutoring in TASS! 130 Capen Hall

Just pop in the TASS center for our end of the semester drop-in hours.

Monday, Wednesday, Friday 11am-2pm CHE 101, 102, 203, 204
Wednesday 11am-2pm MTH 121 – 142, PHY 101 – 108
Tuesday, Thursday 3pm-5pm MTH 121 – 142, PHY 101 – 108

130 Capen Hall


Honors College Photo Library

Posted by Tim on April 3, 2023 in Academic Presentations, Academics, Buffalo Bits, Career Oportunities, Career Opportunities, Community Announcements, Competitions, Event, Fellowships, Graduate Assistant, Graduate School Programs, Honors College Scholarships, Honors Experiences, Honors Program Announcements, Honors Seminars, Honors Student Council, Information Session, Job Opportunity, Networking, New Programs, Paid Student Experience, Podcast, Registration and Seminar Information, Research Information and Opportunities, Scholarship Opportunities, Stress Relief, Student Assistant, Student Clubs, Student experience, Student Housing, Student Job Opportunities, Study Abroad, Summer Courses, Summer Research, Teaching Opportunities, Tutoring, Uncategorized, Volunteering, Volunteers Needed, Winter Session, Work Study Opportunity, Workshops

Do you want to be more involved with the Honors College? Do you want to be featured on the Honors College Instagram? Upload photos to our NEW Honors College Photo Library! We want to see all the amazing things our Honors Scholars are up to!

Click the link to upload your photos and be featured on our social media platforms:


Honors/EOP Study Hall Tutoring Schedule

Posted by Tim on February 27, 2023 in Academics, Tutoring


Tutoring and Academic Support Services 2023 Workshops/Events

Posted by Tim on January 27, 2023 in Community Announcements, Event, Networking, Tutoring, Workshops


TASS Drop-In Tutoring in the Blake and Jones Center

Posted by Tim on October 10, 2022 in Academics, Community Announcements, Tutoring

Jones Center
Sunday Nights (7pm to 10pm)
Governors Complex (Clinton)

Blake Center
Sunday-Thursday Nights (7pm to 10pm)
Ellicott Complex

What’s Available? Biology, Chemistry, Math, Physics, Physiology and Statistics

For the full schedule please visit:


Fall 2022 TASS Drop In Tutoring

Posted by Tim on September 19, 2022 in Tutoring

JONES Center,
BIO-200, CHE-101, CHE-102, CHE-105, CHE-251, CHE-252

Blake Center, 167
CHE-101, CHE-102, MTH-141, MTH-142, MTH-241, PHY-107, PHY-108, PHY-208

CHE101, CHE102, CPHY101, CHE-203, CHE-251, PHY102,
MTH-141, MTH-142, MTH-241, MTH-306,
BIO200, STA-119
BIO-200, CHE-101, CHE-102, MTH-141, MTH-142, MTH-241, MTH-306, PHY-101, PHY-102
BIO-200, CHE-101, CHE-102, MTH-141, MTH-142, MTH-241, MTH-306, PHY-107, PHY-108, PHY-208,
CHE-101, CHE-102, CHE-105, CHE-251, CHE-252, PHY-1-7, PHY-108, PHY-208, STA-119

Make an appointment! Tutoring appointments are available both in-person or online at the TASS center in Capen Hall.
Visit Navigate or MYUB to make one today!
Try STAR-NY! Try this additional online tutoring resource. Offered 7pm-12am Sunday through Thursday and offers a wider range of subjects from tutors across the SUNY system. Visit schedule to see what is offered and to access tutoring.


TASS Fall 2022 Success Workshops

Posted by Tim on September 19, 2022 in Tutoring, Workshops

Connecting with Professors
Presented by: Dr. DeMarree, Psychology & Dr. Burke, School of Engineering
Thursday, September 15th 5pm
Stop by the TASS center to learn how to effectively communicate with your instructors. They will also discuss the benefits of office hours and more!!
Midterm Madness
Thursday, October 13rd 12-4pm
Stop by the TASS center to pick up your inspirational quote, a highlighter to help you get through your finals. We will also have some study tips available.
Giving your Education a Financial Workout
Presented by: TBA
Thursday, October 20th 5pm
Learn about other opportunities at UB (loans, fellowships, scholarships, grants, and more!!)
Mental Health and Self Care
Presented by: UB Health Promotions
Thursday, November 17th 5pm
Take some time to step back and mentally reset before finals. Learn successful strategies for self-care!
Finals Stretch
Wednesday December 7th 12-4pm
Stop by the TASS center to pick up some post-it notes and your five-day study plan. We will also have some tips to help you to finish off the semester strong.
TASS Fall 2022 Workshops/Event

Location: 130 Capen Hall, North Campus
Phone: 716-645-6693
TASS Email:
First Generation Email:


Honors College / EOP Manned Study Hall

Posted by Tim on September 7, 2022 in Academics, Tutoring

Beginning this fall, the Honors College will be teaming up with EOP to have a “manned study hall” in Capen 107 every Monday and Thursday from 2:00-6:00.

Student mentors/tutors with expertise in common first year classes will be there at set times for people who would like to talk through problems, work, assignments, etc. In addition to conferring with the tutors listed below, everyone is welcome to use the study hall space as they like to collaborate with classmates or do group work, etc. 

Tutor Schedule

Mondays 2:00 – 3:30 – PSY101

Mondays 3:30 – 4:30 – ULC148 & MTH141

Mondays 4:30 – 6:00 – STA119, PSY207

Thursdays 2:00 – 3:30 – ECO181

Thursdays 3:30 – 4:30 – NTR108

Thursdays 4:30 – 6:00 – BIO200, CHE101, PGY300, PAS113

If you’re interested in becoming a tutor in the future, please reach out to Betsy Rodriguez, LCSW, Director of the Educational Opportunity Program, email:


Apply to be a PAID Tutor for the Fall Semester Deadline July 1

Posted by Tim on June 21, 2022 in Academics, Honors Experiences, Student Job Opportunities, Tutoring

The Honors College and EOP are excited to be collaborating in a new program this fall in which Capen 106 will be set aside as a study hall with paid tutors every Monday and Thursday from 2:00-6:00. 

If you are interested in working as a tutor / monitor, please apply here:

Please  indicate that you are interested in the EOP/HC collaboration. 

The deadline for the applications is July 1st. We plan to hold interviews the week of July 11th.

In particular, we are looking for tutors who have earned an A- or better in one of the classes listed below. 

 Monday Thursday
2:00-3:30PSY101 ECO181
3:30-4:30ULC148 & MTH141 NTR108
4:30-6:00STA119, PSY207 Science Hour: BIO200& CHE101
   PGY 300 & PAS 113 (Anatomy)

If you have questions, please contact:

Betsy Rodriguez

Director of the Educational Opportunity Program

University at Buffalo

211 Norton Hall, Buffalo, NY 14260