Mathematics and Statistics Support

Maths and statistics support sessions

SHU Maths and Statistics Support (MASS) provides free individual support with maths or statistics to any SHU student. You can just turn up to any drop in session without booking to ask our friendly maths or stats tutors for help understanding anything relating to maths or statistics.

Maths support drop in sessions (term time only)

Both on-campus and online drop in are available during term time only. Please check the twitter feed for additional sessions each week.

On campus maths support (Adsetts room 6613):
Mondays 1-3pm, Tuesdays 12-1pm, Wednesday 11am-12pm, Friday 12-1pm

Online maths support (maths support virtual room):
Wednesdays and Thursdays 6-8pm
For more information or to request an alternative time, email Sarah at

Statistics support sessions (throughout the year)

Both on campus and online drop in sessions and appointments for individual help with learning statistics or under-taking quantitative analysis are available in term time with a reduced service outside of the main undegraduate teaching weeks.

Online drop in ( academic skills virtual room )
Runs all year: Wednesdays 4-5:30 pm
Just drop in for advice from a statistics or a wide range of academic/library skills specialists.

On campus drop in sessions(City and Collegiate libraries)
On campus sessions are generally held during the main teaching terms only with longer sessions in busy periods.

Adsetts library, computer lab 6624 :Mondays 1:30-2:30pm (from 14th November 2022)
Collegiate library, computer lab C106 Thursdays 12:15-1:45pm (from 10th Nov 2022)

There are also bookable appointments for individuals/groups. For up to date details on times for appointments and drop ins, see the Unihub link on our appointments page.

Please note that stats support is provided primarily by one lecturer so support is limited particularly during school holidays.
Resources: We also have a large number of online maths and statistics resources available including our new interactive online test chooser and advice for those who are anxious about studying maths or statistics

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