Clark School Home UMD
Keystone home page

Keystone Center

Please check here for tutoring services at UMD:


1116-roomThe Keystone Center is located in room 1116 of the J.M. Patterson Building (overflow in JMP 1215) and is open throughout the semester on:

The Keystone Center is a place where you can go to work on homework or group projects, to use the computer labs, or to study for exams. It will be staffed with upper-level undergraduate and graduate students who can provide you with assistance in answering questions in fundamental engineering and STEM courses

For ENES 100, 102, 220, 221 and 232 and BIOE 120, Undergraduate Teaching Fellows are available during the following times. Please refer to your ENES/BIOE course syllabus for specifics:

  • Monday, Tuesday and Thursday evenings from 7-10 pm
  • Sunday evenings from 4-10 pm


Keystone Tutoring Program:

Tutoring is also available during the fall and spring semesters for CHEM135, MATH140, MATH141, MATH241, and MATH246. These tutors are expected to have earned a B grade or better in the course, available for tutoring 8-10 hours per week, and attend at least one discussion time for the course. Students are paid a $1,200 stipend for the semester and their contact information will be shared with engineering students in the designated course, as well as with the TAs and instructors of the course.

Our Keystone Tutor Application will be posted here in late spring 2019.



Spring 2019 Tutors:
Destiny Oparaocha
Office hours: Sundays from 4-7pm, Mondays 7pm-9pm, and Thursdays 7pm-9pm
MATH115 and 140

Yuri Choe

Office hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays, 7-10pm


Nguyen Nguyen

Office hours: Sundays, 4-8pm; Mondays and Tuesdays, 7-9pm


Masataro Koizumi

Office Hours: Sundays, 4-6pm, and 7-10pm; Mondays, 8-9pm

Caitlyn Nguyen
Office hours: Sundays, 4-7pm; Tuesdays, 7-10pm; and Thursdays, 8-10pm
For Sunday, April 14, 4pm-10pm
For Thursday, April 18, 8pm-10pm


In order to insure a tutor will be available to assist you in the course you need help in, be sure to check the course syllabi posted on your course webpage before visiting. To receive the best support possible, please bring your textbook with you to the Keystone Center.

You may also receive additional support in your Physics classes throughout the semester at the Slawsky Clinic and in your math classes through the Department of Mathematics Undergraduate Tutoring program or the Math Success Program.

Other campus-wide tutoring is listed at

Clark School of Engineering departmental services are listed at