STAR-NY Online Tutoring

The Center for Student Success is providing free online tutoring in an interactive whiteboard platform through STAR-NY to SUNY New Paltz students from 7 p.m. – 12 a.m., Sunday – Thursday, until May 7, 2020.

Students can sign up for free online tutoring by following the instructions at If you have any questions about this service, please contact the Center for Student Success at

Available Subjects: 

  • Math – Pre-Algebra, Algebra, Pre-Calculus, Calc I, & Intro to Statistics
  • Chemistry – Introductory, General
  • Organic Chemistry– Sunday, Tuesday Only
  • Biology – Introductory & Anatomy & Physiology
  • Physics – Introductory
  • Accounting – Any course below the 400 level
  • Computer Science – Introductory
  • Economics – Introductory, Micro, & Macro
  • Psychology – Introductory
  • Writing – Any course through Masters level (except foreign languages)

Instructions for Working with an Online Tutor

  • To receive tutoring, a student must enter the online tutoring platform between 7:00pm and 11:30pm Sundays through Thursdays. Refer to the schedule for available subjects each evening.
  • Open a browser other than Internet Explorer such as Firefox, Safari, or Chrome to log into the tutoring site:
  • To access tutoring, click on the “Request a Tutor” button and fill out the tutor request form.
  • When you reach the Dashboard page, click on a room opened for your subject to enter the room and work with a tutor.
  • There may be a wait, as students are helped in the order in which they log on. Tutors will greet students in the chat box area to the right of the whiteboard.