Hours & Location
The Math Lab is on the first floor, north wing of the TMCB, room 159. It can be reached from the northernmost doors of the building or by entering the east doors and going down the first hallway on the right. Call (801) 422-4695 for more info.
*Closed from 10:45am-12pm for Devotional on Tuesdays
Winter 2014 Reviews
Location: 2107 JKB
The Math Lab is the perfect place to get help on Independent Study courses in Math 97, 110, 112, 113, 119, 313, and 334.
The Math Lab provides many opportunities to get the help you need when you need it. There are several means to get in contact with one of these tutors.
By phone: You can reach the secretaries in the Math Lab at 801-422-4695. They will quickly get you in contact with the tutor on duty.
By email: You can reach us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Come in person: The Math Lab is located in the north wing of the TMCB, in room 159. Feel free to come in whenever you have a question. Just talk to one of the secretaries in the back corner.
Still not getting the help you need? We have an excellent group of tutors on our Private Tutoring List. (See below)
Private Tutor List
The Math Lab provides a current list of individuals who are willing to tutor students in math. Rates and availability vary among tutors.
Handouts & Practice Exams
The Math Lab provides the following handout for your convenience:
- Trigonometry Review
- Derivatives and Integrals
- Factoring Trinomials
- Fundamental Graphs
- Maple – A quick Reference
- Summary of Convergence Tests for Series
- Crash Course in Proofs
Algebra Review (good for anyone)
Math 112 Practice Exams
Math 118 Practice Exams
Math 119 Practice Exams
Practice Final Exam (Winter 2009)
Also, here are some interesting math links if you are interested.
- The Integrator – will integrate almost any ugly integral.
- – has a lot of good information about a lot of different kinds of mathematics.
The Math Lab provides the following material for the Algebra Review Sessions:
Upper Division Review Materials
Heat Conduction - sample problems
If you are interested in working at the Math Lab as a secretary, please print and complete the following application. You will also need to submit 2 letters of recommendation (see link below). Applications and recommendations can be turned in to 159 TMCB, emailed to email@example.com, or faxed to 422-0506.
For Online Application - Apply Here
Math Lab Tutor
- Lower division tutors: Proficiency in algebra, trigonometry, and differential and integral calculus. This includes course material in Math 110, 111, 112, 113, 116, and 118. Skills are assessed by two separate exams proctored by the Math Lab secretaries. The first test covers Algebra and Trigonometry. The second test covers Calculus and Analysis.
- Upper division tutors: Proficiency in basic proofs, multivariate calculus, linear algebra, and ordinary differential equations. This includes material from Math 313, 314, and 334. Skills are assessed by both lower division exams (described above) and an upper division exam proctored by the Math Lab secretaries.
- Ability to thoroughly explain both familiar and new or difficult concepts to students in understandable ways. (No “it is intuitively obvious” or “by inspection”.)
- Flexible schedule.
- Bring a copy of your resume to the Math Lab or email it to firstname.lastname@example.org
Review sheets for the application exams can be found here:
The tests may be taken anytime during normal Math Lab hours. Allow about two hours for each exam.
- Assist students in the Math Lab in understanding mathematics by answering questions and explaining concepts.
- Attend weekly training meetings to maintain teaching and concept-based skills.
- Represent the Math Lab in a manner consistent with the Goals of a BYU Education and the BYU Honor Code.
- Teach Math Lab-hosted review sessions for selected 100- or 300-level classes.
For questions regarding employment, please contact:
Math Lab Office
Download print application here and bring to Math Lab Office, 159A TMCB or fax to 422-0506.