Welcome

The Center for Academic Excellence provides free, peer-to-peer, tutoring services to students who need additional assistance in their pursuit of academic excellence.

The Writing Studio

Offers one-on-one consultations to help students improve their writing.  Contact the Writing Studio Coordinator to make an appointment to polish up your essays, lab reports, journals and research papers.  Come for assistance during any stage of the writing process.

Opening and Closing Hours

To learn more about the Center for Academic Excellence, you can visit us in room C108 between 8:00am and 5:00pm, Monday to Friday. We offer tutoring in English, Accounting, Algebra, College Math, Calculus, Finance, Microeconomics, Macroeconomics, Introduction to Computers, Statistics, History, and Spanish.

 

Cathy Cripps

Director of Retention and Center for Academic Excellence
Office number: (505) 2535-2314
E-mail: cathy.cripps@keiseruniversity.edu

Tutor Schedule - Spring 2017

Tutor Name Days/Times
Silvio Gutierrez Mon, Wed, Fri 10-12; Tues, Thurs 9-12
Francis Dayana Velasquez Mon, Wed, Fri 11-12 & 1-3

Tues, Thurs 11-12

Tutor Name Days/Times
Sharon Bones Mon 1-3; Tues 3-5; Wed 9:50-10:50 & 1-3;Thurs 9:30-11:30; Fri 9-10
Elisa Arguello Mon, Wed 3-5 Tues and Thurs 2-5
Sofia Sierra Mon, Wed, Fri 3-5; Tues, Thurs 11-12 & 3-5
Victor Ramirez Mon Wed 2-4pm; Tues Thurs 11-12 and 4-5
Trish Beatty Tues, Thurs 10-12
Tutor Name Days/Times
Yelitza Bravo Mon, Wed 10-11; Wed 1-5;

Tues, Thurs 9:15-11:45 & 1-2:30

Rocio Mejia Mon, Wed, Fri 9-10 and 3-4 Tues, Thurs 10-12
Vicky Parra Mon Wed Fri 8-10 and 1-3
Francis Dayana Velasquez Mon, Wed, Fri 11-12 & 1-3

Tues, Thurs 11-12

Elisa Arguello Mon, Wed 3-5 Tues and Thurs 2-5
Sharon Bones Mon 1-3; Tues 3-5; Wed 9:50-10:50 & 1-3;Thurs 9:30-11:30; Fri 9-10
Sofia Sierra Mon, Wed, Fri 3-5; Tues, Thurs 11-12 & 3-5
Abner Rivera Mon Wed Fri 8-10 am
Trish Beatty Tues, Thurs 10 – 12
Tutor Name Days/Times
Elisa Arguello Mon, Wed 3-5 Tues and Thurs 2-5
Jeriel Benavides Mon, Wed, Thurs 3-5
Elisa Arguello Mon, Wed 3-5 Tues and Thurs 2-5
Silvio Gutierrez Mon Wed Fri 10-12; Tues Thurs 9-12
Fabiola Montalvan Tues, Thurs 11-12; Tues 5-6; Mon, Wed 9-10
Felix Urrutia Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri 1-3:30
Francis Dayana Velasquez Mon, Wed, Fri 11-12 & 1-3

Tues, Thurs 11-12

Belen Casanova Wed, Fri 8-10; Mon, Tues, Wed 3-4 & 5-6
Emma Villatoro Tues, Thurs 11-12; Tues 5-6; Mon, Wed 9-10
Tutor Name Days/Times
Francis Dayana Velasquez Mon, Wed, Fri 11-12 & 1-3

Tues, Thurs 11-12

Yelitza Bravo Mon, Wed 10-11; Wed 1-5;

Tues, Thurs 9:15-11:45 & 1-2:30

Tutor Name Days/Times
Jeriel Benavides Mon, Wed, Thurs 3-5
Tutor Name Days/Times
Belen Casanova Wed, Fri 8-10; Mon, Tues, Wed 3-4 & 5-6
Tutor Name Days/Times
Silvio Gutierrez Mon, Wed, Fri 10-12; Tues Thurs 9-12
Felix Urrutia Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri 1-3:30
Tutor Name Days/Times
Jeriel Benavides Mon, Wed, Thurs 3-5pm
Elisa Arguello Mon, Wed 3-5 Tues and Thurs 2-5
Silvio Gutierrez Mon, Wed, Fri 10-12; Tues Thurs 9-12
Fabiola Montalvan Tues, Thurs 11-12; Tues 5-6; Mon, Wed 9-10
Felix Urrutia Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri 1-3:30
Francis Dayana Velasquez Mon, Wed, Fri 11-12 & 1-3

Tues, Thurs 11-12

Belen Casanova Wed, Fri 8-10; Mon, Tues, Wed 3-4 & 5-6
Emma Villatoro Tues, Thurs 11-12; Tues 5-6; Mon, Wed 9-10
Tutor Name Days/Times
Victor Ramirez Mon, Wed 2-4pm; Tues Thurs 11-12 noon and 4-5
Tutor Name Days/Times
Felix Urrutia Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri 1-3:30
Tutor Name Days/Times
Elisa Arguello Mon, Wed 3-5 Tues and Thurs 2-5
Sofia Sierra Mon, Wed, Fri 3-5; Tues, Thurs 11-12 & 3-5
Tutor Name Days/Times
Yelitza Bravo Mon, Wed 10-11; Wed 1-5;

Tues, Thurs 9:15-11:45 & 1-2:30

Rocio Mejia Mon, Wed, Fri 9-10 and 3-4 Tues, Thurs 10-12
Vicky Parra Mon, Wed, Fri 8-10 am & 1-3 pm
Francis Dayana Velasquez Mon, Wed, Fri 11-12 & 1-3 pm

Tues, Thurs 11-12

Victor Ramirez Mon Wed 2-4pm; Tues Thurs 11-12 noon and 4-5
Abner Rivera Mon Wed Fri 8-10 am
Trish Beatty Tues/Thurs 10 – 12
Tutor Name Days/Times
Rocio Mejia Mon, Wed, Fri 9-10 and 3-4 Tues and Thurs 10-12
Sharon Bones Mon 1-3; Tues 3-5; Wed 9:50-10:50 & 1-3;Thurs 9:30-11:30; Fri 9-10
Tutor Name Days/Times
Rocio Mejia Mon, Wed, Fri 9-10 and 3-4; Tues, Thurs 10-12
Alejandra Mairena Tues, Thurs 9-12
Tutor Name Days/Times
Victor Ramirez Mon, Wed 2-4pm; Tues, Thurs 11-12 and 4-5
Tutor Name Days/Times
Elisa Arguello Mon, Wed 3-5 Tues and Thurs 2-5
Jeriel Benavides Mon, Wed, Thurs 3-5pm
Silvio Gutierrez Mon, Wed, Fri 10-12; Tues Thurs 9-12
Fabiola Montalvan Tues, Thurs 11-12; Tues 5-6; Mon, Wed 9-10
Felix Urrutia Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri 1-3:30
Francis Dayana Velasquez Mon, Wed, Fri 11-12 & 1-3

Tues, Thurs 11-12

Belen Casanova Wed, Fri 8-10; Mon, Tues, Wed 3-4 & 5-6
Emma Villatoro Tues, Thurs 11-12; Tues 5-6; Mon, Wed 9-10
Tutor Name Days/Times
Silvio Gutierrez Mon, Wed, Fri 10-12; Tues, Thurs 9-12
Tutor Name Days/Times
Victor Ramirez Mon Wed 2-4pm; Tues Thurs 11-12 noon and 4-5
Belen Casanova Wed, Fri 8-10; Mon, Tues, Wed 3-4 & 5-6
Jeriel Benavides Mon, Wed, Thurs 3-5
Tutor Name Days/Times
Rocio Mejia Mon, Wed, Fri 9-10 and 3-4 Tues, Thurs 10-12
Alejandra Mairena Tues, Thurs 9-12
Victor Ramirez Mon, Wed 2-4pm; Tues, Thurs 11-12 & 4-5
Tutor Name Days/Times
Jeriel Benavides Mon, Wed, Thurs 3-5pm
Tutor Name Days/Times
Francis Dayana Velasquez Mon, Wed, Fri 11-12 & 1-3

Tues, Thurs 11-12

Tutor Name Days/Times
Felix Urrutia Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri 1-3:30
Tutor Name Days/Times
Silvio Gutierrez Mon, Wed, Fri 10-12; Tues, Thurs 9-12
Francis Dayana Velasquez Mon, Wed, Fri 11-12 & 1-3

Tues, Thurs 11-12

Tutor Name Days/Times
Francis Dayana Velasquez Mon/Wed/Fri 9-12; Tues/Thurs 2-4
Yelitza Bravo Mon/Wed 10-11:45; Tues/Thurs 9:30-11:45
Tutor Name Days/Times
Victor Ramirez Mon, Wed 2-4; Tues, Thurs 11-12 & 4-5
Tutor Name Days/Times
Silvio Gutierrez Mon, Wed, Fri 10-12; Tues, Thurs 9-12
Tutor Name Days/Times
Francis Dayana Velasquez Mon, Wed, Fri 11-12 & 1-3

Tues, Thurs 11-12

Felix Urrutia Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri 10 – 12
Victor Ramirez Mon, Wed 2-4pm; Tues, Thurs 11-12 & 4-5
Silvio Gutierrez Mon, Wed, Fri 10-12; Tues, Thurs 9-12
Tutor Name Days/Times
Felix Urrutia Mon/Tues/Wed/Thurs/Fri 1-3:30pm
Tutor Name Days/Times
Felix Urrutia Mon/Tues/Wed/Thurs/Fri 1-3:30pm
Silvio Gutierrez Mon, Wed, Fri 10-12; Tues, Thurs 9-12
Tutor Name Days/Times
Silvio Gutierrez Mon, Wed, Fri 10-12; Tues Thurs 9-12
Tutor Name Days/Times
Francis Dayana Velazquez Mon, Wed, Fri 11-12 & 1-3

Tues, Thurs 11-12

Yelitza Bravo Mon, Wed 10-11; Wed 1-5;

Tues, Thurs 9:15-11:45 & 1-2:30

Tutor Name Days/Times
Francis Dayana Velazquez Mon, Wed, Fri 11-12 & 1-3

Tues, Thurs 11-12

Yelitza Bravo Mon, Wed 10-11; Wed 1-5;

Tues, Thurs 9:15-11:45 & 1-2:30

Tutor Name Days/Times
Silvio Gutierrez Mon, Wed, Fri 10-12; Tues Thurs 9-12 n
Tutor Name Days/Times
Francis Dayana Velasquez Mon, Wed, Fri 11-12 & 1-3

Tues, Thurs 11-12

Tutor Name Days/Times
Victor Ramirez Mon, Wed 2-4pm; Tues, Thurs 11-12 & 4-5
Sharon Bones Mon 1-3; Tues 3-5; Wed 9:50-10:50 & 1-3;Thurs 9:30-11:30; Fri 9-10
Trish Beatty Tues, Thurs 10-12
Tutor Name Days/Times
Silvio Gutierrez Mon, Wed, Fri 10-12; Tues Thurs 9-12
Alejandra Mairena Tues, Thurs 9-12
Belen Casanova Wed, Fri 8-10; Mon, Tues, Wed 3-4 & 5-6
Felix Urrutia Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri 1-3:30
Tutor Name Days/Times
Felix Urrutia Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri 1-3:30
Tutor Name Days/Times
Trish Beatty Tues/Thurs 10 – 12
Cathy Cripps Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri 1:30-5
Tutor Name Days/Times
Victor Ramirez Mon, Wed 2-4pm; Tues, Thurs 11-12 & 4-5

Helpful Resources

The following are some helpful links to help you pursue academic excellence

  • Patrick JMT is a website where you can find tutorials on Algebra | Arithmetic | Calculus | Differential Equations | Discrete Math | Linear Algebra | Probability and Statistics | Trigonometry | Misc
  • Khan Academy provides great resources to support students in Basic Math, Intermediate Algebra, and College Algebra.  Khan Academy also has tutorials in a wide range of fields including Finance and Accounting: Algebra I
  • In the website S.O.S Mathematics Algebra, you will find what you need to do to nail Algebra. And this one shows you how to get started on Calculus
  • In Calculus on the Web, you will have access to book chapters for Calculus.
  • In Wolfram Alpha, a search engine, students can enter equations and other data to calculate results and see graphs.
  • “Understanding Mathematics through Insight, Concept, and Perception” is the premise of the website Visual Math Learners.
  • In Mathportal.org, students can find free Math lessons, calculators, formulas, and tests.
  • Another excellent math resource is Hegarthymath, where you will find more than 1,000 videos to get a hang of Mathematics.
  • In the following link, The West Texas A&M University provides several tutorials concerning Algebra (beginner, intermediate, and college level) in its website.
  • For those who enjoy studying Math in a more interactive way, here`s a link to the InterActMath website, where you can look up a wide range of exercises from many Math books. 
  • Coursera is an alternative if you are looking for free online courses to broaden your knowledge even further.
  • We highly encourage you to visit Khan Academy for free online courses on Biology, Math, Chemistry, and many more.
  • If you are having trouble with your Physics class, check out these lectures by MIT’s former professor Walter Lewin.