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Welcome to the Center for Teaching and Learning

The Center for Teaching and Learning (CTL) at Florida Atlantic University is dedicated to ensuring the academic success of every student and to providing faculty the necessary tools and resources to excel in teaching. Our ultimate goal is the creation of a culture of engagement, where ֱ become fully engaged in the learning process, both with their instructors and with their peers; and where faculty from diverse disciplines can engage one another in the pedagogy of teaching, with the ultimate goal of enhancing student learning. View our mission and vision statement .

Our Centers

Math Learning Center (MLC)

The Math Learning Center (MLC), was created to help FAU ֱ develop their math problem-solving skills so they have the confidence and ability to solve math problems on their own. The MLC offers FREE drop in group tutoring online and in-person. Tutoring is available for most undergraduate mathematics courses.

Center for Learning & Student Success (CLASS)

CLASS provides free Supplemental Instruction (SI), tutoring and other support to ֱ in courses outside of math and writing throughout the Boca Raton and Broward campuses. E-success programs, eTutoring, and other online support is also available. CLASS oversees a variety of programs to support ֱ in their academic journey, including Civic Literacy workshops and the Science Learning Center (SLC).

University center for excellence in writing (UCEW)

The UCEW provides appointment-based support to help all members of the University community to enhance their writing online and face to face. While we support all campuses, there is only one center.

The Speaking Center

The Speaking Center supports ֱ, faculty and staff across the university who strive to become more confident and effective speakers. Speaking Consultations are available online and face-to-face.

The office of undergraduate research and inquiry (OURI)

The Office of Undergraduate Research and Inquiry (OURI) serves as a centralized support office of faculty and ֱ who are engaged in undergraduate research and inquiry across all colleges and campuses. We offer and support university wide programs such as undergraduate research grants, annual undergraduate research symposia, undergraduate research journals, prestigious fellowships and scholarships, and the Undergraduate Research Certificate, to name a few.

Academic Success Initiatives (ASI)

Our office is responsible for the assessment of the Intellectual Foundations ֱ, FAU's general education curriculum, and supports the development of existing and new IFP courses through consultation and training. Our assessment work extends through collaborations across the university to use student outcome and other data to inform practice and recommend improvements.

Scholars ֱ

Florida Atlantic University considers it a privilege to offer National Merit scholars a wealth of tailored experiences and opportunities that include top-notch programming and support services, as well as exceptional research opportunities.