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Office Hours & Tutoring

*Please note: All office hours will be remote for Fall 2020. Virtual sessions will be available starting on September 21st. We are working on the schedule now; more information is coming.


The Teaching Assistants for PHYSICS 130, 135 & 136 hold office hours as follows. Students should never hesitate to avail themselves of this help.  Virtual office hours for Fall 2020 are posted below. If no names are listed in a cell there are no office hours during that time. Office hours will be held through reading week.

FALL 2020







10-11 am James Bueghly Yanxuan Shao
11-12 pm Yihan Liu Yanxuan Shao Jinho Lim
12-1pm Nick Kaaz Ken Derose Max Wisne Nick Kaaz
1-2 pm Yihan Liu Jean Weill Jillian Rastinejad Yanlin Li Nia Burrell
2-3 pm Zhiheng Sheng Jean Weill Jillian Rastinejad Ethan Garvey
3-4pm Nathaniel McDonough Jorin Graham
4-5pm Jacob McLaughlin Jorin Graham Anirudh Krovi Byron Watkins
5-6pm Anirudh Krovi Jonah Glick Greg Rabelo
6-7pm Nicolas Pavao Jonah Glick Yuxin Wang
7-8pm Nicolas Pavao Jun Guan Zehao Song
8-9pm Zhi-Zhong Li
9-10pm Kierstin Sorensen Zhi-Zhong Li Kierstin Sorensen

Academic Support and Learning Advancement

For more information, email the Director of Undergraduate Studies at

For advice from Current/Former Physics Majors, join the Facebook Group.

Undergraduates seeking more extensive, individualized help with physics, astronomy or math can be referred to private graduate student or postdoctoral tutors. This information is provided for public convenience and is not a service provided by the department. The decision to use any particular private tutor, including any individuals who respond to your request, rest solely with the hiring party. Northwestern University does not warrant, endorse, or guarantee the quality, appropriateness, or any other aspect of any service provided by a private tutor.

However, if you would like help in finding out which of our graduate students may be interested in private tutoring, please send an email to the Physics and Astronomy Academic Office: . Please include in the body of the email your contact information for a speedy response.

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