Gies College of Business Peer Tutors

FREE tutoring in FIN 221, Fin 300, CS 105, STAT 100, Math 234 (Spring only), Math 220, Econ 102/103/302, BADM 210/211 Office Hours Prep.

Tutors are available to help lead group discussions, walk through homework, prepare for office hours, and help with exams.  Building connections and promoting healthy learning through early review, questioning, and practice. No appointment required.

Check in at the Undergraduate Success Lab (1041 BIF) or visit our virtual space on Zoom

  • Interested in Becoming a Peer Tutor?

    • Earn a B or better in any of the courses we offer tutoring
    • Maintain a 3.2 cumuative GPA
    • Application for Fall 2022 - Spring 2023 closes April 1
    • Contact tutoring@business.illinois.edu with questions concerning tutoring or how to become a tutor!

Fin 221

Sunday Group Study 5 - 6: Register Here

Sunday 5 - 7: Jacob, Aryaman, Vidhisha, Christina, Alex

Sunday 6 - 8: Christian, Clifton

Sunday (virtual only) 7 - 9: Prisha

Monday 3- 5:  Marvin, Jessie

Thursday 5 - 7: Steven H., Faith

Badm 210

Sunday 5 - 7:  Sachi, Jacob, Vidhisha, Aryaman, Christina, Alex

Sunday 6 - 8: Clifton

Sunday (virtual only) 7 - 9: Emily, Prisha & Cinny

Monday 3- 5: Marvin, Jessie

Thursday 5 - 7: Steven H., Ivy, Will, Faith, Steven C., Ashley

Badm 211

Sunday 5 - 7: Sachi, Jacob, Christina, Alex

Sunday 6 - 8: Christian

Sunday (virtual only) 7 - 9: Prisha, Emily & Cinny

Monday 3- 5:  Marvin, Jessie

Thursday 5 - 7: Steven H. Ivy, Faith, Ashely

CS 105

Sunday 5 - 7:  Sachi, Jacob, Christina, Alex

Sunday 6 - 8: Christian

Sunday (virtual only) 7 - 9: Cinny

Monday 3- 5: Clifton, Marvin, Jessie, Viren, Ava

Thursday 5 - 7: Steven. H, Will, Faith, Steven C.

Econ 102

Sunday 5 - 7: Jacob, Vidhisha, Aryaman, Christina, Alex

Sunday (virtual only) 7 - 9: Emily, Prisha

Monday 3- 5: Clifton, Marvin, Viren, Ava

Thursday 5 - 7: Steven H., Ivy, Will, Faith

Econ 103

Sunday 5 - 7: Jacob, Vidhisha, Aryaman, Christina, Alex

Sunday (virtual only) 7 - 9: Emily, Prisha

Monday 3- 5: Viren, Ava,

Thursday 5 - 7: Steven H., Ivy, Will, Faith, Steven C.

Econ 302

Sunday (virtual only) 7 - 9: Cinny

Stat 100

Sunday (virtual only) 7 - 9: Cinny

Thursday 5 - 7: Ivy

Math 234

Sunday 5 - 7: Sachi

Sunday 6 - 8: Vidhisha, Jacob

Sunday (virtual only) 7 - 9: Emily

Monday 3 - 5: Viren

Thursday 5 - 7: Ivy

Math 220

Sunday 5 - 7: Vidhisha

Thursday 5 - 7: Ivy

Fin 300

Sunday 5 - 7: Jacob

Sunday 6 - 8: Christian

Academic Resources

  • Group Study Sessions

    Group study sessions are designed to offer accountability and support to Gies students. A group study session is comprised of students currently in the course, and at least one Peer Tutor who is eligible to tutor the course. Register using the link below.

    Register for Fin 221 Group Study: Sunday 5pm - 7pm.

  • Margolis Market Information Lab (MIL)

    Are you interested in developing your excel skills? Do you want to practice coding, or build your resume with certifications?                                The MIL is here to help Gies students build Financial Markets literacy, no matter your major or experience level- and it's all Free!

    The MIL, located in the BIF atrium, is equipped with state of the art financial and investment software, and coordinators whose goal is to "increase the quality of the academic experience".  You have the option to register for reoccurring "bootcamps" where you will learn and develop a wide variety of skills by using the software made accessible for Gies students. Or students can attend consulting hours, where you work 1:1 with a skilled fellow. Consulting hours are listed on the MIL's website. Click the links below to explore how you can utilize the MIL and it's resources.

    Margolis Market Information (MIL) website

    MIL BootCamps and skill and training workshops

Meet your Peer Tutors

Ava Shaw

Accountancy Major

Campus Involvement: Phi Mu, Gies Peer Advising, and Accountancy Club.

Emily Yan

Accountancy & Finance Majors, Infomatics Minor

Campus Involvement: Campus Honors, Honors Student Council, Betta Gamma Sigma, Phi Eta Sigma, Illini Media, and Gies Ambassador.

Clifton Young

Accountancy Major

Campus Involvement: National Associate of Black Accountancy.

Prisha Surana

Accountancy & Information Systems Majors

Campus Involvement: Gies Peer Advising, Society of Women in Business, and Accounting Club.

Aryaman Sheth- Peer Tutor Shift Lead

Finance & Strategic Business Development & Entrepreneurship Majors

Campus Involvement: Business Council, EntreCORPS, Illinois Consulting Academy, and Gies Peer Advising.

Alex Fogel

Accountancy & Information Systems Majors

Campus Involvement: Project Manager- Illinois Business Consulting, Illinois Sports Business Conference, and Traveling Illini.

Cinny Fang- Peer Tutor Shift Lead

Accounting Major, Computer Science Minor

Campus Involvement: Data Science Research Service.

Jacob Peugh

Accountancy & Finance Majors

Campus Involvement: Illinois Business Council, Gies Peer Advising, and Gies Ambassadors.

Jessie Peng- Peer Tutor Shift Lead

Finance & Information Systems Majors

Campus Invovement: Alpha Kappa Psi Professional, OTCR Consulting, Minority Business Students Association, and The Fashion Network.

Steven Huang- Peer Tutor Shift Lead

Accounting Major

Campus Involvement: TAMID Group, Gies Ambassadors and Legacy Scholars.

Marvin Zhou- Peer Tutor Shift Lead

Accountancy & Finance Majors

Campus Involvement: Beta Alpha Psi.

Vidhisha Ajmera

Information Systems Major, Computer Science Minor

Campus Involvement: Business Council, Enactus, Association for Information Systems, and Bus 101 Section Leader/Course Manager.

Ivy Fei

Accountancy & Finance Majors

Campus Involvement: Accounting Investment Club.

Sachi Goel- Peer Tutor Coordinator

Information Systems  & Management Majors, Technology and Management Minor

Campus Invovement: Hoeft T&M Program Student Employee, Peer Advisor, and BADM 211 Head TA.

Christian Riggs

Accountancy & Finance Majors

Campus Involvement: Investment Portfolio Ogranization, Student Advocacy Coalition, and Accounting Club.

Ashley Grapenthien- Peer Tutor Shift Lead

Accountancy Major

Campus Invovement: Illini Fighting Hunger.

Viren Agarwal

Information Systems Major

Campus Invovement: Illinois Leadership Center Cohort Leader, Association for Information Systems, Gies Ambassador, Gies Peer Advising, and CS 105 Course Assistant.

Faith Huang

Accountancy Major & Psychology Minor

Campus Invovement: International Consulting Network, consultant.

Christina Wang

Accountancy & Information Systems Majors

Campus Invovement: Peer Advising, Gies Ambassador and Society of Women in Business.

Will Dias Martins Da Costa

Accountancy & Finance Majors, German Minor

Campus Invovement: Phi Kappa Theta and Luso-Brazilian club and Peer Advisor.

Steven Cai

Accountancy Major

Campus Invovement: Delta Chi, Chinese Career Board and Gies James Scholar Executive Board.