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MATH 70012 Tutoring for Business Math: Tutoring

Welcome to the Sheridan Library tutoring guide for Business Math MATH 70012 (FCAPS)

Continuing Education Business Math students have access to free tutoring!

What does "free Business Math tutoring" mean?

  • Free Business Math tutoring available at HMC and Davis campuses in the Tutoring Centre or virtually.

  • Students can book up to 2 hours of tutoring per week.  For example, students may

    • book two 1-hour sessions, or

    • book four 30 minute sessions

  • Is 30 minutes too much? Try our business math walk-in hours

    • Ideal for single questions or short exercises

    • Walk-in hours vary by campus, daytime and some early evening walk-in hours available

    • Check the Tutoring Portal for walk-in hours

    • No appointment required

  • No charge for tutoring

Who are the tutors?

CAPS students work with "staff tutors."  These are senior students from the University of Waterloo or Toronto Metropolitan University who are completing co-op work placements at Sheridan.  Recent math tutors have studied Statistics, Accounting and Financial Management and Mathematical Finance. Staff tutoring is free and offers ½ hour or 1 hour appointments as well as shorter drop-in sessions. 

How do I sign up for tutoring?

TutorOcean is our tutoring portal. Visit TutorOcean to book your session: https://sheridan.tutorocean.com/. 

If this is your first time using the portal, please register for a Student Account:
  • Create a profile using your Sheridan network credentials OR
  • Use your Sheridan email to create your profile i.e., Jon.Talley@sheridancollege.ca
  • Do not use your SLATE email i.e., Jon.Talley@sheridan.desire2learn.com 
  • You will need your student number too. 

​After you have registered for an account, log into the portal to view tutoring availability, book or cancel sessions. Watch this short video for details on logging into Tutor Ocean and finding appointments: 

Useful tips

  • Tutoring calendar colour legend:  
    • PURPLE= Group sessions
    • GREEN= 1 on 1 appointments
    • RED = Drop in appointments
    • GREY = Already booked or unavailable

  • iCal and text message options available to help you remember your appointment
  • Appointments can be canceled online on TutorOcean up to 3 hours in advance. Consider rescheduling your appointment.
  • For cancelations of less than 3 hours, please phone or email the Tutoring Centre

Where are the Tutoring Centres?

HMC campus
Tutoring Centre
Ground floor, Next to Starbucks, Room A118b
Tel:  905-845-9430 x5764
Davis campus
Tutoring Centre is outside the Learning Commons (Library)
1st floor, Room J104
Tel:  905-459-7533 x5328

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