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Tutoring Resources

Academic Support and Tutoring:

  • The Office of Multi-ethnic Student Education (OMSE) - Offers a variety of services and programs to enhance the learning experiences of undergraduate students.
  • Academic Success and Tutorial Services - A resource for all students with a specific focus on serving students in "high-risk" courses.
  • Honors Tutoring - Offers tutoring on a wide range of subjects.
  • University Writing Center - Provides opportunities for undergraduate students to improve writing and thinking skills in their academic work.
  • The Grammer Hotline - Can answer questions on word choice, punctuation, sentence structure, or proper citation.
  • Math Success Program - Free walk-in undergraduate math tutoring.
  • MathNet Test Bank - Search for a particular exam or set of exams from both past and present semesters.
  • Math Tutoring Schedule - Semester tutoring for specific math courses (ex. MATH113, MATH140, MATH220).
  • Accessability and Disability Services - Provides reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals to ensure equal access to services, programs and activities sponsored by UMD.
  • Campus Mentoring Big Program - Sponsored by the Black Student Union and advised through the MICA Graduate Coordinator for Black Student Involvement and Advocacy. Offers a personal relationship with an older, experienced students. The program strives to encourage persistance of students beyond the first year of college.

Resources for Students with Children:

  • Speach and Language Therapy - The Department of Hearing and Speech Sciences offers evaluations, hearing aids, speech therapy, and a therapeutic preschool service at minimal costs.
  • Clinical Psychology Clinic - This Psychology Department clinic provides counseling to children, adolescents, and adults in Prince George's county at a sliding scale fee.
  • Center for Healthy Families - This clinic, located in the SPH building, provides individual, couple, and family therapy and can assist parents with a wide range of family and parenting issues. For more information,or to schedule an appointment, please call 301-405-2273.
  • Children's Developmental Clinic - The Kinesiology Department in SPH offers a weekly clinic for children with various developmental delays. They provide support for motor, reading, and language development. They also provide parent education seminars during the children's sessions.
  • Center for Young Children - A childcare center on campus for children 3-6 years old.
  • LOCATE: Child Care  - connects UMD students, staff, and faculty to child care that meets theur unique needs for both typically and atypically developing children.
    • 1-800-999-0120 - Parents can speak to a live specialist to get referrals for child care and recommendations for care and financial aid. Friendly to both English and Spanish speakers.

​​Python Coursework Preparation:

Essential Python topics

  • Statements, variables, basic data types & operators
  • Conditional statements
  • Loops
  • Lists, dictionaries, tuples
  • Input and output
  • Reading and writing files
  • Functions, libraries, modules
  • Testing & debugging

Python books

Online Python courses and tutorials

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Other Resources:

  • Student Legal Aid - Provides free assistance to currently enrolled full-time UMD undergraduate students.
  • Memorial Chapel - The center of religious life on campus and supports all fourteen University recognized chaplaincies and their programs.
  • LGBT Equity Center - Supports UMD students, faculty, staff, and alumni of all gender identities and sexual orientations.
  • GoGrad Most Progressive LGBTQ Graduate Degrees - Information on the 20 best LGBTQ degrees, best companies to work for, top LGBTQ-friendly cities in the US, and community resources.
  • International Student and Scholar Services - Provides information and resources to assist in the transition to UMD.
  • Veteran Student Life - Provides information on scholarships, student groups, veteran student issues and resources, education benefits, and events.