Math Online Tutor

The Math Online Tutor is staffed by a professional tutor who will assist with math tutoring for Penfield College of Mercer University undergraduate courses and other general math questions submitted by Regional Academic Center and Atlanta campus students. Appointments are not required. The Math Online Tutor is accessible through the Blackboard Course Management System. To obtain access to the service, students must self-enroll in the Math Online Tutor section in Blackboard (self-enroll instructions are provided below). Successfully registered students will find the Math Online Tutor course listed among their other registered courses. Blackboard allows students to communicate with the tutor within a secure, password-protected system.

The Math Online Tutor Hours: Tuesday 9:00-11:00 p.m.; Sunday 7:00-9:00 p.m.

Access the Math Online Tutor in Blackboard: https://bb-mercer.blackboard.com/

Math Online Tutor Frequently Asked Questions

Note: If you require assistance with your username and password, please contact the Mercer IT Help Desk at helpdesk@mercer.edu, or by phone at 478-301-2922, or at 478-301-7000 after hours.

How do I register for the Math Online Tutor?

The Math Online Tutor is a self-enroll course on Blackboard. To gain access to this service, you will need to register once on the Mercer Blackboard site.

Click here for printable, step-by-step instructions that include screen shots.

What do I do now that I have enrolled for the Math Online Tutor?

Click on the links below for printable, step-by-step instructions that include screen shots.

Getting Started

Guidelines for Users

How do I know if my computer system is equipped to run Blackboard Collaborate?

Click here to check system requirements.

What equipment will I need to use the Math Online Tutor?

Audio equipment (speakers, headset, microphone) use is optional, not required. The link below provides helpful information for students who choose to use audio equipment.

Click here for equipment information.

What should I do if I don’t know my Mercer University ID (MUID)?

Contact the Mercer IT Help Desk at helpdesk@mercer.edu, or by phone at 478-301-2922, or at 478-301-7000 after hours.

What should I do if I don’t know my password or if my password does not work?

Contact the Mercer IT Help Desk at helpdesk@mercer.edu, or by phone at 478-301-2922, or at 478-301-7000 after hours.