The Teaching Assistants for PHYSICS 130 and 135 hold office hours as follows in Dearborn Observatory, room 14. Students should never hesitate to avail themselves of this help.  Walk-in office hours for Spring 2016 are posted below. If no names are listed in a cell there are no office hours during that time. Office hours will be held through reading week.






10 am - 12 pm



Rickert and Berryman

 Mucia and Bal

12 pm - 2 pm



Zhou and Hwang


2 pm - 4 pm

Rickert and Davis

Hwang and Krovi

Wu and Lenferink


4 pm - 6 pm

Nguyen and Hafen

Trossman and Berryman

Krovi, Xin, and Nguyen


6 pm - 8 pm



Shi and Hafen


8 pm - 10 pm



Fang and Avers


The Society of Physics Students offers mentor tutoring to students taking basic Physics courses. Email SPS for more details.
In addition, Allison Dining Hall offers drop-in tutoring every Sunday from 3 -5 pm.

Math, Chemistry and Physics Resource Room
When: Sunday, Monday, Tuesday & Wednesday from 8 - 10 PM
Location: Technological Institute, Room HG04 (enter through HG10)
The room is open to all calculus, chemistry and physics students looking for a constructive and helpful environment in which to work on math, chem and physics problems. It is staffed by experienced undergraduate peer tutors for students needing help in the following courses:
Math 212, 213, 214, 220, 224, and 230
Chem 101, 102, 103, 171, and 172
Physics 130 and 135
Tutoring starts the second week of classes and runs through reading week.

Undergraduates seeking more extensive, individualized help with physics, astronomy or math can be referred to private graduate student or postdoctoral tutors. This information is provided for public convenience and is not a service provided by the department. The decision to use any particular private tutor, including any individuals who respond to your request, rest solely with the hiring party. Northwestern University does not warrant, endorse, or guarantee the quality, appropriateness, or any other aspect of any service provided by a private tutor.
However, if you would like help in finding out which of our graduate students may be interested in private tutoring, please send an email to the Physics and Astronomy Academic Office: physics-astronomy@northwestern.edu . Please include in the body of the email your contact information for a speedy response.