Academic Support

Need help with your Stats course? You’re not alone!  

Whatever subject you need extra support in, you can access free online tutoring through Pear Deck Tutor or online writing help through the UL Lafayette Writing Lab. 

Online Tutoring 

With more than 10,000 tutors in 300-plus subjects, Pear Deck Tutor (formerly TutorMe) allows online students to connect with someone in under 20 seconds to get support when they need it, where they need it — 24 hours a day, seven days a week. 

UL Lafayette provides up to 6 hours of personalized tutoring services per week. 

Access Pear Deck Tutor through Moodle. From your course dashboard, you’ll find a course labeled “Writing & Tutoring.” It’s critical students access through Moodle for free access. 

Online Writing Lab 

Online students are automatically enrolled in the “UL Writing Center OWL” course and will need to log in to Moodle to access the course.  

Students: If you do not see the course in your Moodle dashboard, contact the IT Service Desk

The course includes information on what to expect from University writing tutors, what will and won’t be addressed in your work, and how to submit work for review. In addition, you can find grammar and writing guides to improve your writing. 

Online Library Resources 

As an online student at UL Lafayette, you have access to the University’s library resources. 

Visit the library’s website to find articles, books, database tutorials, locate materials in libraries in other parts of Louisiana, learn how to request materials via Dupré Library's Document and Book Delivery service, get writing help, and more. 

You can also explore resources specific to your degree program: