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Biology 1A / 1AL


SLC Biology 1A/1AL Services:
Summer 2017

The SLC offers Study Groups and Drop-in Tutoring for Bio 1A this summer.

Open the appropriate links below to find out more about each of these services. 

Current SLC Announcements for Bio 1A/1AL Students:

  • Update (June 19):  The Bio 1A study group time and location is below.  The first group will Wednesday, June 21.

  • Update (June 19):  Drop-in tutoring for Bio 1A begins on Wednesday, June 21.

SLC Study Groups - Description and How to Join


Study Groups meet 2 hours a day, twice each week. In groups, a study group leader coaches the group by reviewing course material, answering questions, working examples to illustrate course concepts, providing worksheets for students to work on together, and helping students develop effective study strategies.

How to Join:

The sign up period for SLC study groups has ended.
Anyone may attend the Bio 1A study group this summer as long as it is not listed as FULL in the schedule below.  If it is FULL, then please check this website in a few days to see if additional spaces have opened up.  Until then, please don't attend the group unless you have attended recently or were placed in it. 




An SLC Biology 1A Study Group in action.

SLC Bio 1A Study Group Schedule

Time Group Leader Location Status
MW 4:00-6:00 Emily D 182 Dwinelle First group will be Wed, June 21.
This group is FULL so please only attend this week if you were placed in the group.
Check back next week to see if spaces have opened up in the group.


Drop-in Tutoring for Biology 1A/1AL

SLC Bio 1A/1AL Drop-in Tutoring Hours:

M 11-12,
MTuWTh 2-3.

Location: The SLC Science Drop-in Tutoring Area on 2nd floor Chavez.
Start Date:: Drop-in tutoring opens on Wednesday, June 21.

The SLC provides Drop-in tutoring for all students in Bio 1A and 1AL. Students can come in and talk to a tutor on a first-come, first served basis. The tutors work with students individually or sometimes in small groups, and can answer questions about lectures, course texts, homework problems, sample exams and labs.


How to Sign Up:

No prior signing-up is required.  Just come to the Atrium of Chavez on the 1st floor during an open hour for your class.  Be sure to sign-in when you arrive and the go to the "Biology" tutoring table.

Biology students and tutors working together in the SLC's Science Drop-in Tutoring Area.

Receive SLC email updates about our Bio 1A services.

The SLC periodically emails students in each class to update them on changes in what are services and schedules are.  If you would like to receive these emails (no more than 4 emails per semester will be sent), sign up below. 


How to Sign Up:

Request to be on an SLC class email list.