One-to-one appointments that focus on academic writing, maths skills, data skills, and study coaching respectively, are available to all University of York students.

One-to-one appointments, provided by the Writing Centre and Maths Skills Centre, are individually tailored to the needs of each student by a team of tutors who are experienced in supporting students in all subject areas and levels of study. 

Appointments are usually available both online and face-to-face, but are exclusively online during Spring Term 2021.

Appointment Types

Writing Centre

Academic writing - In Writing Support appointments you can learn to plan and structure assignments, build arguments, integrate sources, develop an academic writing style, proofread your own work and more. Specialist appointments are offered for PhD students. 

Study coaching - Discuss your current approach to academic life and learning for ideas to help you develop your study skills and strategies.

Maths Skills Centre

Maths Advice - Appointments provide personalised advice on mathematical concepts or numerical reasoning for employability.

Statistics Advice - Appointments provide personalised advice on statistical concepts, quantitative analysis and statistical software (SPSS, R, STATA).