TRIO STEM Resource Center

Quick Study Guides from Bar Charts

Algebraic Equations
Anatomy Terminology
Anatomy: Microstructures
Bio Lab Basics
Calculus 1  
Chem Lab Basics
Chemistry Terminology
Circuit Analysis
College Algebra
Computer Terminology
Dental Anatomy
Endocrine System
Engineering Formulas
Java 2
Joints & Ligaments Adv.
Lymphatic System
Medical Terminology: The Basics
Muscular System Advanced
Nclex-RN Study Guide
Nervous System Advanced
Nursing Lab Values
Nursing Terminology
Org Chem Reactions
Organic Chemistry Fundamentals
Physics Equations and Answers
Physics Terminology
Science Terminology
Sql Guide

Flashcards and Books

Flashcards from Bar Charts

Chemistry Flashcards

Medical Terminology Flashcards

Quick Study Anatomy Flashcards

Medical Abbreviation Flashcards


The Smart Way to Your Ph.D. by Dora Farkas Ph.D.  (2 copies) 

Getting What You Came For by Robert L Peters Ph.D. (2 copies)

Graduate School Admissions Advisor 4th edition by Kaplan (2 copies)

The Best Scholarships for the Best Students by Peterson's (4 copies)

The Power of TED by David Emerald (5 copies)

Graduate Admissions Essay 3rd edition by Donald Asher (7 copies)

Graduate Admissions Essay 4th edition by Donald Asher (17 copies)


Profession School Test Study Guides

The following are books that are available for loan:

Graduate School GRE Study Guide books (6 copies)
GRE Graduate Record Examination
Guide to GRE - revised general test
GRE Flashcards

Medical School MCAT Study Guide books (1 set)
MCAT - Critical Analysis & Reasoning
MCAT - Physics & Math Review
MCAT General Chemistry Review
MCAT - Biology Review
MCAT Biochemistry Review
MCAT Behavioral Science Review
MCAT Organic Chemistry Review
MCAT Quicksheets

Nursing NCLEX - RN Study Guide book (2 copies)
NCLEX-RN Premier 2017 with 2 practice tests (Kaplan)

Pharmacy PCAT Study Guide book (1 copy)
PCAT: Strategies, Practice & Review

Dental DAT Study Guide book (1 copy)
DAT 2017-2018 Strategies, Practice & Review with 2 practice tests




Study Links

Campus Partners

Career Center​​​​​​​
(616) 331-3311
206 STU (Allendale)
101B DeVos, Pew Campus (Grand Rapids)

From career planning to major exploration, the Career Center has you covered. Resumes, interviewing skills, applications and more – they can help you prepare.

Chemistry Success Center
(616) 331-3317
PAD 399 (Allendale)

The Chemistry Success Center provides free support for 100- and 200- level chemistry courses.

CIS Success Center
(616) 331-2060
MAK C-2-205 (Allendale)

They provide help to students to be successful in introductory classes including CIS 150, CIS 160, CIS 162, CIS 163 and CIS 260.  Services include scheduled and walk-in tutoring, faculty office hours and group study sessions. If you would like to get more assistance in any of these courses, you are welcome to stop by!

Community Service Learning Center
(616) 331-2468
1108 Kirkhof Center (Allendale)

The Community Service Learning Center (CSLC) provides civic co-curricular engagement  
opportunities for GVSU students to become active in our community. They serve as a resource for students and student organizations, as well as providing support to faculty and staff for related initiatives.

Financial Aid Office
(616) 331-3234
100 STU (Allendale)

The Office of Financial Aid & Scholarships can help you maximize your investment by working with you to determine how to most effectively meet your unique needs. They will assist you with the financial aid processscholarshipsstudent employment, and financial literacy.

Mathematics Tutoring Centers
(616) 331-2084
MAK A-2-601 (Allendale)
EC 101, Pew Campus (Grand Rapids)

is a place for students in many levels of math classes to get FREE help on both campuses. Tutoring is done by GVSU undergraduates and department faculty.  We are here to help with content, calculators and much more.  Bring specific questions and be prepared to participate!

Office of Undergraduate Research and Scholarship
(616) 331-8100
230 Mary Idema Pew Library & Learning Commons (Allendale)

Undergraduate research and scholarship is a unique opportunity for students to work with faculty on their scholarship and produce an original output that contributes to the knowledge or activity of a particular academic discipline. The mission of OURS is to establish comprehensive services and programs which support students in their pursuit of inquiry, creativity, scholarship, and research.

Science Success Center
(616) 331-3451
200 STU (Allendale)

The center provides science walk-in tutoring for BMS, BIO, and PHY.

Speech Labs
154 Lake Michigan Hall (Allendale)
Mary Idema Pew Library Knowledge Market (1st floor) – Allendale
Steelcase Library Knowledge Market, Pew Campus, (Grand Rapids)

Speech Lab consultants are trained to work with clients on all elements of the speechmaking process including topic selection, organization, supporting materials, and most importantly, practicing delivery. Sessions can be scheduled to help with in-class speech assignments, or with public presentations such as wedding toasts, a sales pitch, or award presentations. All consultants have completed a rigorous training program certified by the National Association of Communication Centers

Statistics Tutoring Centers
(616) 331-8969
Mak A 2-101 (Allendale)
EC 101, Pew Campus (Grand Rapids)

This center is a place for students in many levels of stat classes to get FREE help on both campuses. Tutoring is done by GVSU undergraduates and department faculty.  We are here to help with content, calculators and much more.  Bring specific questions and be prepared to participate!

Tutoring Center
(616) 331-3451
200 STU (Allendale)

The Tutoring Center handles the requests for all tutoring sessions for 100 and 200 level courses. They hire tutors and match them with tutees according to requests. The offer walk-ins and appointment only tutoring.

University Counseling
(616) 331-3266
204 STU (Allendale)
101B DeVos, Pew Campus (Grand Rapids)

They are a team of trained professionals committed to improving the mental health of the GVSU student body through counseling, education & consultation. They offer the following counseling services to all currently registered GVSU students free of charge:

  • One-on-One Counseling
  • Relationship Counseling
  • Group Counseling
  • Special Events & Seminars
  • Consultation & Referral
  • Emergency Services
  • Peer Education Program

Writing Center
For appointments:
(616) 331-2922
120 Lake Ontario Hall (Allendale)
Mary Idema Pew Library Knowledge Market (1st floor) (Allendale)
Steelcase Library Knowledge Market, Pew Campus (Grand Rapids)
100 CHS - Monday & Thursday 11:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m

They will assist you with any writing project, at any stage of your writing process. The center's well-trained peer consultants can help you to brainstorm ideas, organize content, integrate research, polish a draft, and correctly document sources. Any graduate or undergraduate GVSU student can make an appointment or take advantage of our drop-in hours simply by coming into the center with a draft of your writing.

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