Drop-in Writing, Drop-in Math and a 24-hour Study Space at the ARCenter is available to students during Finals week!

These services are available to all undergraduate UCSC students and are provided at no cost to students. If you have any questions about the services, please contact Learning Support Services at (831) 459-4333 or lss@ucsc.eduAny updates and changes to these services will be posted here!
Drop-in Writing assistance will be available on: 

Visit these locations for drop in writing help -- no appointment necessary. Tutors will help students as they arrive for 30 minutes at a time. Alternatively, starting March 15, you may schedule a 45 minute appointment via Slug Success with a writing tutor during the Drop-in Writing times.

  • Sunday, March 18 | 12pm-6pm | ARCenter, Room 116
  • Monday, March 19 | 3pm-6pm | ARCenter, Room 116
  • Tuesday, March 20 | 3pm-6pm | McHenry Library, Room 2359
  • Wednesday, March 21 | 3pm-6pm| Esselen Nation Conference Room (Bay Tree Conference Center)
Drop-in Math tutoring for: MATH 3, 11A, 11B, 19A, 19B, 22, 23A, and 23B 
Visit these locations for drop in math help -- no appointment necessary. Tutors will help students as they arrive for 15 minutes at a time.
  • Sunday, March 18th | 12--6PM | ARCenter, Room 203
  • Monday, March 19th | 4--8PM | ARCenter, Room 203
  • Tuesday, March 20th | 4--8PM | McHenry, Room 1279
  • Wednesday, March 21st | 4--8PM | McHenry, Room 1279

24-Hour Study Center at the ARCenter:

The ARCenter will be open continuously as a study center beginning Sunday, March 18th at 9:00am and remaining open until Wednesday, March 21st at 11PM. Regular hours will resume on Thursday, March 22nd. Free coffee, tea, and hot chocolate will be available! 

If students are planning to study at the ARCenter and will leave between 8:30PM-12:15AM, please use the Night Escort Safety Service provided by the UCSC Police Department. Students can access the service by calling (831) 459-2100. This service is provided at no charge to students. For more information about the service, please click Night Escort Safety Service.


Tutoring services are available for Spring. Please see our Supported Classes page for more information. 

Learning Support Services (LSS) aims to promote educational equity for all UC Santa Cruz undergraduate students by fostering interactive, peer-based academic communities through Small Group Tutoring, Modified Supplemental Instruction, Drop-In Services, and Writing Tutoring. At LSS, undergraduate students are developed intellectually, conceptually, and professionally by building a strong foundation for student success and empowerment at the university and beyond.

List of supported classes

Learning Support Services offers several academic support programs:


Accommodations to Learning Support Services' Programs are available to students. Questions regarding accessibility should be directed to