Veteran Tutoring Program



Need extra help in math, science or writing?

VMA and Excel Centers want to increase the academic resources for active duty, veteran, and military-connected students on campus. Tutors selected for the Student Veteran Program are either former military, military-affiliated and non-traditional students. They are excited to work with military students!

The Excel Center offers specific tutors for veteran students in science and writing! Scroll down to see their information and availability.




Math Tutor: Based on Availability

Tutoring Location: Math Excel Center - Engineering Hall 

Hours Available: As needed.

We currently do not have a specific math tutor. Please contact the Math Excel Center at 719-255-3687 for more tutoring information.







 Writing Tutor: Heather Bergh

 Tutoring Location: Writing Center - UCCS Columbine Hall 

 Contact for Tutoring at 719-255-4336

 Hours Available:TBD

 I'm Heather, a Colorado transplant, thanks to the U.S. Army. As a WEST and History dual major, my interests involve women's history-- from witchcraft to women's rights. After my time at UCCS, I'm excited to pursue my Masters in Library Sciences. My favorite things are critical analysis, researching, and Chicago Style citations. I'm here for fellow veterans struggling with writing or brainstorming!




Tommaso Mason


 Science Tutor: Tomasso Mason

 Tutoring Location: Science Center- UCCS Centennial Hall  

 Contact for Tutoring at 719-255-3689

 Hours Available: TBD

 My name is Tommaso Mason.  I am a senior at UCCS pursuing a degree in biomedical sciences.  My goal is to attend medical school and become a successful doctor.  I have worked as a peer tutor for the UCCS Science Center going on two years.  My areas of expertise include introductory chemistry, general chemistry, nursing chemistry, organic chemistry, anatomy and physiology, and general biology.  My father served 23 years in the Air Force.




Bailey Science Tutor

 Science Tutor: Bailey Weidner

 Tutoring Location: Science Center - UCCS Centennial Hall

 Contact for Tutoring at 719-255-3689

 Hours Available: TBD

My name is Bailey Weidner. I graduated in May of 2018 with a B.S. in Biology-Biomedical Sciences and I plan to apply to medical school next year. I am a Senior Peer Tutor in the Excel Science Center and have entered my third year tutoring there. My areas of expertise include all levels of biology and chemistry as well as biochemistry, anatomy, and physiology. My hobbies are researching in the biochemistry department and reading about the psychology behind various World War II events.