The EconAid Center provides free, drop-in tutoring with undergraduate peer tutors, for students in the core economics courses (101, 400, 410, and 420) as well as select upper-division economics courses.  It is also a space for professors, TAs, and ULAs to hold office hours and help sessions as well as a general study space for economics students.  Please check the schedule below to see when help will be available for your course.  The center opens on the first day of class and closes on the last day of exams. (Peer Tutoring will begin the 3rd week of classes). The EconAid Center is closed on days that the University is closed.

EconAid Center Location and Hours

The EconAid Center is closed on days that the University is closed.

Location Date/Times
Gardner Hall 009 (Basement level) Monday – Thursday, 9am-8pm
Friday, 9am-3pm

Peer Tutoring Schedule

List of times for each course

Class Tutor Dates/Times
ECON 101 Monday-Thursday, 9am-8pm
Friday, 9am-3pm
ECON 400 Monday, 9am-12:30pm, 2pm-8pm
Tuesday, 10am-8pm
Wednesday 9am-2pm, 2:30-8pm
Thursday, 10:30-4pm, 5-8pm
Friday, 9am-3pm
ECON 410 Monday, 9am-12:30pm, 2pm-8pm
Tuesday, 10am-8pm
Wednesday, 9am-2pm, 2:30pm-8pm
Thursday, 10:30-4pm, 5-8pm
Friday, 9am-3pm
ECON 420 Monday, 9am-8pm
Tuesday, 10am-8pm
Wednesday, 9am-2pm, 2:30pm-8pm
Thursday, 10:30-12pm, 1-4:30pm
Friday, 9am-2pm
ECON 425 Cedric, Jack, Tyler, or Malik Monday, 10:30-11:30am, 12pm-1pm
Tuesday, 10am-8pm
Wednesday, 9am-2pm, 2:30pm-8pm
Thursday, 10:30-4pm, 5-8pm
Friday, 9am-3pm
ECON 434 Tyler Monday, 12-1pm
Tuesday, 10-11am, 5-8pm
ECON 445 Nick Monday, 3:30-4:30pm
Wednesday, 10:30-11:30am
ECON 450 Nick Monday, 3:30-4:30pm
Wednesday, 10:30-11:30am
ECON 460 Gayathri, Valerie, Hannah, or Rachel Monday, 12:30-3pm, 7-8pm
Tuesday, 1-2pm
Wednesday, 12-2pm
Thursday, 1-4pm
Friday, 11am-12pm, 1-2pm
ECON 465 Gaythri or Rachel Monday, 2-3pm, 7-8pm
Tuesday, 1-2pm
Wednesday, 12-2pm
Thursday, 1-2pm
Friday, 11am-12pm, 1-2pm
ECON 470 Tyler or Malik Monday, 10:30-11:30am, 12-1pm
Tuesday, 10-11am, 5-8pm
Friday, 12-1pm
ECON 480 Rachel, Tom, Cedric, or Jack Monday 7-8pm
Tuesday, 12-2pm, 3:30-5pm
Wednesday, 4-6pm, 7-8pm
Thursday, 10:30am-2pm, 5-8pm
Friday, 11am-12pm
ECON 485 Daniel-Hannah Monday 3-5pm
Tuesday, 11am-2pm
Wednesday, 11am-12pm, 2:30-4:30pm
ECON 486 Hannah Monday 12:30-2pm
Wednesday, 12:30-1:30pm
ECON 511 Nick Monday, 3:30-4:30pm
Wednesday, 10:30-11:30am
ECON 520 Tyler Monday, 12-1pm
Tuesday, 10-11am, 5-8pm
ECON 525 Tyler Monday, 12-1pm
Tuesday, 10-11am, 5-8pm
ECON 570 Sarah, Cedric, Hannah, Rachel, Gayathri, or Tyler Monday, 9-10:30am, 12-2pm, 7-8pm
Tuesday, 10-11am, 1-2pm, 5-8pm
Wednesday, 9-10:30am, 1-2pm, 4-6pm
Thursday, 1-2pm
Friday, 11am-12pm, 1-2pm
ECON 580 Tyler Monday, 12-1pm
Tuesday, 10-11am, 5-8pm


Tutoring Opportunities

The EconAid Center is accepts applications for Fall Peer tutoring the preceding April & for Spring Peer Tutoring the preceding November.  All Peer tutors must be Economics majors (other majors considered if student has a strong economics background) with at least a 3.5 GPA in economics courses and a 3.3 GPA overall. Student must have completed ECON101 and at least be concurrently enrolled in ECON410 or ECON420.

If you are interested in becoming a Peer tutor, please apply here and, if you are eligible for federal work study, submit an application through jobx.

Contact Us

Please contact Dr. Kalina Staub at kalina.staub@unc.edu with questions, comments, or concerns about the EconAid Center services.