Department of Mathematics

Van Vleck Hall, 480 Lincoln Drive, Madison, WI


Mathlab is a free, drop-in tutorial program of the Department of Mathematics. It is primarily staffed by Mathematics Department teaching assistants. Mathlab is open both in the fall and spring semesters of each academic year, but is closed during the summer sessions.

In Mathlab, students work together with other students in the same course. Mathlab assistants help with one or two homework problems at a time, or with key examples from the text.

Students with more extensive questions should see their instructor. Students wanting regular help outside class may also wish to ask their instructor about the Tutorial Program.

Supervisor: Gabriele Meyer

Coordinator: Yun Su and Tommy Wong

Staff: Teaching Assistants in Mathematics Department and Math Tutors

Location: B-227 Van Vleck

Schedule: Monday - Thursday 3:30 - 8:30 PM and now also on Sunday 3:30 - 6:50 PM

On Sundays, please, use the first floor doors to the Van Vleck tower or enter through Sterling/Chamberlain halls.


Opening Day: Sep 14

Closing Day: Dec 15

Courses covered by Mathlab: 101, 112, 113, 114, 141, 171, 211, 213, 217, 221, 222, 234, 240

Mathlab Etiquette:

1. Tell us which Math course you are asking about.

2. Bring your text book, so that we can see the assigned problem.

3. Think about the problem already before you come.

UW-Madison Department of Mathematics
Van Vleck Hall
480 Lincoln Drive
Madison, Wi  53706

(608) 263-3054