Request-a-Tutor Instructions

Tutor Scheduling Timeline

Wednesday, March 30th Wednesday of Week 1 Students may begin scheduling and requesting tutoring appointments via GradesFirst.
March 30th-April 17th Wednesday of Week 1- Week 4 Students will be able to schedule and request tutoring appointments via GradesFirst.
April 18th-May 20th Weeks 5-8 Students can request tutoring appointments via GradesFirst. All appointments will be scheduled by SASSO Administrators. All tutoring requests need to be received by 5:00pm Friday, May 20th.
May 21st-June 10th Weeks 9-10 Students will no longer be able to request tutoring appointments via GradesFirst. Students will need to contact their Counselor directly or come to Younkin 350 to request tutoring after this point.


Have you heard about the Tutoring Center at Fawcett?

The Fawcett offers a quiet learning environment with an attached computer lab and free printing. In addition, the study space is convenient for one-to-one and group tutoring for business courses that are offered Spring Quarter 2011.

The Fawcett Center, located at 2400 Olentangy River Rd (across from WHAC), is open Monday through Thursday 6-9pm. Entrance to the tutoring suite can be reached through the East doors, closest to the Olentangy River. “C” parking and visitor (free) parking is located at that end of the building as well.

Students who request evening tutoring will receive an appointment confirmation email from SASSO indicating the appointment location (“Fawcett”).


Instructions for Scheduling a Tutor

1) Click the “Schedule a Tutor” link below.
2) Log into GradesFirst using your
3) From your GradesFirst “Home”, locate your “Class Information”.
4) Next to the desired course click on “Schedule Tutor Appt”.
5) Select a tutor to view his/her availability. Tutors highlighted in red are NOT available to tutor your course.  Tutors located at the Fawcett Center will have his/her location designated next to the name (i.e. John Doe (Fawcett)). Note: if there are no tutors available, you will need to return to “Class Information” and “Request Tutor Appt”. You will be notified within 48 hours that your request has been received.
6) Select two consecutive (same day) white time boxes. This will schedule a one-time, one-hour appointment. Tutoring is only offered as one-hour appointments. Note: Red boxes are conflicts: DO NOT SCHEDULE.***
7) Click on “Save Appointment”.
8) Click on “Calendar” to view saved appointment. Tutoring appointments will appear in green.
9) A confirmation email will be sent to you with the date, time, tutor, and location of your appointment.

***IMPORTANT (Recurring Appointments): When you create an appointment, you are only scheduling one tutoring session. If you want to schedule recurring appointments, you will have to schedule your appointments one week at a time by choosing the date and time for each week and saving each week separately. When creating recurring appointments follow steps 3-8 until you have completed all of your tutoring appointments for the quarter.