Loughborough University
Leicestershire, UK
LE11 3TU
+44 (0)1509 263171
Loughborough University

Mathematics Learning Support Centre

Additional Needs

Opening times

The Eureka Centre is open Monday to Friday from 9:00am till 5:00pm and is located in room SCH.0.17 in the Schofield Building. Drop in times are: Mondays, Tuesdays 1:00pm - 2:00pm.

Who is the centre for?

Any student who lacks confidence with mathematics or statistics

Try this checklist:

  Yes No
Numbers make my heart race    
Maths is like trying to climb a brick wall    
GCSE mathematics was a terrible hurdle    
I need help – there is statistics in my course    
I’ve never liked mathematics    
Numbers are not ‘user friendly’    
I can do essays but not sums    
I panic in maths tests and exams    
I try to avoid maths    
My maths may effect my degree    
With maths there is no point in trying    
I do not feel able to ask for help    
I didn’t expect so much statistics in my course    
Maths seems simple to some people, not me    

If you answer YES to any of these, then you should consider using the Centre to your advantage.

How will the centre help me?

The Eureka Centre is specifically designed for students who are not confident about their maths and statistics. The centre aims to help students, from any department, through a series of events, resources and information. We aim to help students overcome their barriers in maths and statistics-based courses.

• Drop in for a confidential chat
• Help with revision techniques
• Improve your study skills in maths
• Coping with exam stress
• Overcome the barriers 
• Information and Resources available
• Meet other students with similar concerns

The Eureka Centre offers:

• Quiet workspace 
• Relaxation area
• Friendly atmosphere

If you require more information please email us with your query.