Help Centres

Looking for help on an assignment or have a question about a difficult course topic? Check out an academic help centre for assistance. Find the details for each help centre below, including how to access their online services this semester:

Writing Centre | Physics | Math | Chemistry | Computer Science | Economics | French | Engineering One | Digital Learning Centre

Did you know? Free drop-in tutoring in multiple subject areas is available in Hatcher Commons for all students (not just those who live on campus!).  Check out their Fall 2022 Tutoring schedule.

The Writing Centre

The Writing Centre is a free facility for all Memorial University undergraduate and graduate students who want help with their writing. The Writing Centre's tutors can help students at every stage of the writing process, including brainstorming, revisions, style, and more. 

To find out more about the Writing Centre's services, please visit our website. For further information, please send an email to

Physics Help Centre

The Physics Help Centre provides assistance with (primarily) first-year physics courses via email or discussion forums in Brightspace. Help will be provided by lab staff and teaching assistants. 

Math Help Centre

Contact David Leigh Herman

The Math Help Centre provides math teaching assistants to answer questions for students enrolled in the following courses: MATH 109 A/B, 1090, 1050, 1051, 1000, 1001, 2000, and 2050.  In-person services are available in two course-specific locations and online services are accessible in Brightspace.

Chemistry Help Centre


The Chemistry Help Center (CSF-2346) is on the second level of the Core Sciences Facility. The staff provide one-on-one assistance with labs as well as theory and problems related to your chemistry course. Study desks are provided; however, due to space limitations, use is restricted to the study of Chemistry.

Computer Science Help Centre

Contact Stephen Anthony

The Computer Science Help Centre provides support for first- and second-year lab-based courses (COMP 1000, 1001, 1002, 1003, 1600, 2001, 2002, and 2003 only). The Computer Science Help Centre is located in the Engineering building, room EN-2026.

Economics Help Centre

The Economics Help Centre provides support for students taking introductory Economics courses. The virtual help centre provides resources for economics students and offers one-on-one tutoring sessions for students in ECON 1010 and 1020, scheduling information can be found on the Economics Help Centre website.

French Help Centre

The French Help Centre provides peer tutoring for individuals taking introductory French courses. The French Help Centre will be run virtually and can be accessed via a Brightspace shell.

Digital Learning Centre

The Digital Learning Centre provides support for the use of technology for teaching and learning in the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences. In particular, students can access many resources to assist them in language courses, such as German, Russian, Italian, and Spanish.  The Digital Learning Centre is located in the Science Building, SN-4030, and the semester schedule can be found on the DLC website here

Engineering One

The Cahill Engineering One Student Success Centre provides student supports related to academic course work in first-year Engineering courses (ENGI 1010, 1020, 1030, and 1040; MATH 1000, 1001, and 2050; PHYS 1050 and 1051; and CHEM 1050). The Engineering One Student Success Centre is located in EN-3076 and focuses on providing additional instruction, tutorials, and one on one tutoring on course material for students.