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. Just turn up within the drop in times 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 homepage twitter feed for up to date sessions each week, follow us on twitter @SHU_MASS or email Sarah at

On campus maths support is in Adsetts room 6613
Online maths support takes place in the (maths support virtual room)
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.
Notes: During busy times, sessions may be extended or additional sessions added. During the strike period or in the event of snow, stats support may be moved online. See Unihub for the most up to date sessions times and locations as well as booking appointments .

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 2:15-3:45pm (term time only)
Collegiate library, computer lab C106 Thursdays 12:15-1:45pm (term time only)

Online appointments with Ellen and any online drop in sessions not on Wednesdays are held in Ellen's virtual room

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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