Academic Centers for Excellence

Penji is how students can view and access tutoring options for THEIR class schedules, using their IU username and passphrase.

  1. Click here to log in for Writing help.
  2. Click here to log in for all other drop-in tutoring services.


2. Download the FREE app.

* Go to the App Store or Play Store.
* Search "Penji" and download.
* Log in using your IU username and passphrase.


Learning Center

1st Floor Schurz Library

  • Chemistry

  • Biology

  • Physics

  • Anatomy & Physiology

  • Business, Economics, & Accounting

  • World Languages

  • Nursing

  • Philosophy

  • Music

  • Public Speaking

  • You can also sign up for a Study Smarter Coach for weekly one-on-one sessions to help you stay on track.

Writers' Room

1st Floor Schurz Library

  • Essays/papers for any class

  • Graduate school applications

  • Resumes/Cover Letters

  •  ANY stage of the writing process

    • Brainstorming 

    • Organizing your ideas

    • Polishing a final draft

  • You can also sign up for a WriteWell Coach for weekly one-on-one sessions tailored to your writing needs.

Computer Science Tutoring

Northside Room 207

  • Computer Science
  • Informatics 

Math Tutoring Center

Northside Room 310

  • All math classes up to Calculus

  • Preparing for the Math Placement Exam

  • Preparing for your first college math class

Indiana University South Bend

1700 Mishawaka Ave
South Bend, IN 46615
Phone: 574-520-4872