Skirball Science Learning Center
Silverstein Success Center
7th Floor, East Building
695 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10065
*The Skirball Science Learning Center is fully online now. Visit our Distance Peer Learning Sign Up page to reserve your spot for an upcoming session. For help with this service, see the Instructional Guide and FAQ.
The Skirball Science Learning Center (SSLC) provides comprehensive assistance to all Hunter College students in all areas of the natural sciences and technology. Our professional staff and peer tutors provide a learning environment in which all students (regardless of major) are welcome. The center provides, scheduled and drop-in one-to-one tutoring, group-mentor sessions and review sessions. The center also provides textbooks and study guides for loan.
Throughout the academic year, the SSLC sponsors workshops aimed to enhance science learning skills including reading primary literature, scientific writing, dissemination of science concepts and creating effective science presentations. The SSLC also supports training on essential science study skills, and problem solving techniques and guidance for peer-led group learning. SSLC Seminar series presented by Hunter’s faculty and invited guests provides deeper understanding of applications of the scientific methods in the real world and broader awareness of STEM careers.
The SSLC is equipped with state-of-the-art multimedia screens, ample white boards and materials for loan including laptops, textbooks, study guides and educational models.
Areas we tutor include: Chemistry, Biology, Physics and Computer Science
Textbooks and Study Guides for Loan
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Reception Desk: 212-396-6458
Director: Christina Medina Ramirez, PhD
Academic Resource Coordinator: Angela Padilla, MS