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Peer Tutoring

Whether you are stuck on a specific problem or need help writing a paper, our tutors are here to help. Student tutoring allows you the ease of talking with a classmate with the comfort of knowing they have been recommended by faculty. They know what they are talking about and they speak your language.

If the courses or subject areas you need support in are not listed, please speak with our academic advising team at, to arrange a tutor. To request remote tutoring through the Academic Center for Excellence (ACE) on the Tallahassee campus, email It may take 24 hours to hear back from ACE, so be proactive and plan ahead.

Peer tutoring available on campus

As of Summer 2021, peer tutoring will be available for all undergraduate FSU Panama City students both in-person on campus and remotely through Zoom. If you need tutoring support, please email the peer tutor listed below in advance for specific course(s). Tutoring will be in-person in the John and Gail Robbins Center for Academic Excellence and Innovation unless you specify with the tutor that you would like to meet via Zoom instead. In-person tutoring will require following CDC guidelines and university safety protocols.

Please note: Students are strongly encouraged to email peer tutors in advance about the subject material they would like reviewed and should schedule an appointment. If you experience difficulty reaching a Peer Tutor outside their regularly scheduled availability listed below, you may email or call (850) 770-2263 to be connected with available resources.

If the courses or subject areas you need support in are not listed, please speak with our academic advising team to arrange a tutor. You can also request tutoring through the Academic Center for Excellence (ACE) on the Tallahassee campus or email them at Please note it may take 24 hours to hear back from ACE, so be proactive and plan ahead. ACE offers group tutoring for a variety of subjects, led by ACE tutors. These sessions are to answer student questions for the course so please come prepared with notes and questions. Group tutoring sessions will be scheduled through Zoom and posted on the ACE tutoring scheduleTutoring appointments made through ACE are on Eastern Time.

The Reading and Writing Center on the Tallahassee campus also offers tutoring to FSU students online. 

Fall 2021 tutors (all times are central standard time)

Michael Fulghum

Computer Science:  COP3014, COP3353, COP3363, COP3330
Mathematics: MAC 2311, MAC 2312, MAC 2313, MAC 1140, MAD 2104
Statistics: STA 2023, STA 2122, STA 3032
Physics: PHY 2048C, PHY 2049C

By appointment: Monday/Wednesday 12:30 – 4:30 p.m. CST / Tuesday 11:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.

Michael Goetz

English/Writing:  ENC 1101, ENC 2135

By appointment: Monday 1:30 - 4:00 p.m. / Wednesday 1:00 - 6:00 p.m. / Thursday 3:30 - 6:00 p.m.

Adira-Danique Philyaw

English review for the General Knowledge Exam (for Elementary Education majors)
English/Writing: ENC 1101, ENC 2135

By appointment: Tuesday 1:00 - 6:00 p.m. / Wednesday 11:00 a.m. – 4 p.m.

Raneem Salman

Biology: BSC 1005, BSC 2010/L, BSC 2011/L
English: ENC 1101
Mathematics: MAC 1105, MAC1 140, MAC 1114, MAC 2233,  MAC 2311, MAC 2312, MAC 2313, MAP 2302
Chemistry: CHM 1045/L

By appointment: Tuesday 2:30 - 6:30 p.m. / Wednesday 3:00 - 6:00 p.m. / Thursday 2:30 - 5:30 p.m.

Cayla Walker

Mechanical engineering: EML 3002, EML 3002L, EML 3004, EML 3234, EML 3811, EML 3013, EM L3011, EML 3015, EEL 3003

By appointment: Monday & Wednesday 4:45 - 8:00 p.m.

Apply to serve as a Peer Tutor at FSU Panama City

Peer tutors must meet the following minimum requirements to be considered for this paid OPS position (typically up to 10 hours per week). 

  • Have earned an overall/cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher (based on all college level coursework completed, not just your FSU GPA) with an academic record free of any past or pending Academic Honor Policy violations;
  • Must have been enrolled as an FSU non-degree or degree seeking student for at least one semester;
  • Have earned a B+ or higher in the subject area course(s) for which you wish to tutor;
  • Have submitted a completed instructor recommendation form (pdf) in the subject area for which you wish to tutor ('instructor' is defined as a faculty or graduate level instructor with primary teaching responsibilities in the course you have completed);
  • Have submitted a Peer Tutoring Application and a Personal Statement

To apply for a peer tutoring position at FSU Panama City, complete the an application HERE. Please request your instructor to email us their recommendation form as well. The instructor recommendation form must come from an instructor in the subject area of which you wish to tutor.

For more information, contact the Academic Advising and Student Success Center at (850) 770-2288 or email

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