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SLC Announcements

December 6, 2019

The Social Science Program is offering final review sessions during RRR week that are open to all students who are enrolled in the following classes:

  • History 7A
  • Political Science 1**
  • Political Science 3**
  • Psychology 101**
  • Sociology 1
  • Sociology 5

**Drop-in will also be offered for these classes in the atrium of the Cesar Chavez Student Center (hours on RSVP form below).

November 6, 2019

The SLC is excited to announce that we've launched a search for an Associate Executive Director. If you're looking to join a team of dedicated professional and peer staff, check out the full job description here.

Having a welcoming and enlivening syllabus is key to creating a solid foundation for your DeCal’s success. Discover how to effectively blueprint your course and set the tone for a stellar semester with UCFTR’s brand new training workshop, “Three Staples to a Student-Centered Syllabus”!

October 10, 2019

Due to the power outage, the SLC will remain closed through Friday 10/11. You can click here for more information. We apologize for any inconvenience. Services will continue as normal on Monday 10/14.

October 8, 2019

The SLC will be closed on Wednesday 10/9, due to the planned power outage. You can click here for more information. 

We apologize for any inconvenience. Please check back for SLC service updates.

September 25, 2019

The SLC Writing Program invites you to the Fall 2019 Open House, Artistry in Action, this Friday, September 27th from 12:00-1:30pm in the Vèvè Writing Lounge. Come see how we foster artistry in our tutors to activate your writerly imagination and tap into your creativity to meet the writing rigor at Cal.


Light refreshments will be provided. Please RSVP here.

September 19, 2019

We're hosting an Econ 100A exam review session on Sunday 9/22 from 11:30AM-1:30PM and Monday 9/23 from 5-7PM. Join us to review key concepts, work through practice problems, and pick up test-taking strategies!

RSVP to receive more information here.

September 13, 2019

Welcome, newly arrived Golden Bears! We are excited to offer several study strategies and academic enrichment workshops to welcome you to Cal. They will take place during the first three weeks of semester and can be located our Events calendar here. 

Happy Moon Festival! The SLC Language Exchange Program is hosting a celebration TODAY from 3-4:30PM on the César  Chávez Student Center balcony! Come explore moon mythology from around the world, learn some moon science trivia, make enchanting moon art, and sample a variety of delicious moon treats!

July 10, 2019

The Social Science Program is currently recruiting tutors to facilitate study groups for a range of courses in Fall 2019. We are looking for service-oriented undergraduates who are passionate about the subject and excited to foster a rigorous, inclusive learning environment for fellow students. To see requirements and to submit an application, please visit our Become a Social Science Tutor page.

July 8, 2019

SLC Writing Program services have returned for Summer 2019! Whether you are breaking down a new prompt or polishing a final draft, our friendly Writing Tutors are excited to work with you at any stage of the writing process.

After months of fun, hard work and dedication we have a new website! Explore the new page. We thank Molly Duggan for their years of work and service, and look forward to our new partnership with Open Berkeley.

Join us in welcoming the Class of 2023 to UC Berkeley! The Student Learning Center is excited to host 300+ scholars through the Summer Bridge Program. We look forward to being a part of your academic journey at Cal.

July 1, 2019

Our peer staff are the lifeblood of the Student Learning Center. 

June 26, 2019

As a reminder for student facilitators hoping to lead a DeCal this Fall, the Academic Senate's course proposal and training completion deadline is Tuesday, July 16th, 2019. If you haven't yet fulfilled your training requirement, click here to check out UCFTR's workshop offerings and sign up today!

June 24, 2019

We are excited to invite you to join the Summer 2019 SLC Language Exchange Program! As an LEP participant, you can enhance your conversation skills while exploring with the diverse, global community that is Cal’s summer campus. Each year, we connect hundreds of campus community members who are passionate about sharing language and culture and would love for you to join us! To get started, RSVP to attend an orientation.

The SLC is thrilled to resume our services for Summer Session C & D! Services are available for Mathematics & Statistics, Science, and Writing. Check out our Summer Sessions page for more information!