Tutoring


The CSSS has found a number of tutors interested in providing extra help for students taking Computer Science courses. The tutors are not background-checked, hence they are not affiliated with or endorsed by the CSSS.

If you are a tutor and wish to be listed here, please fill out the application form.

Verified 2022-2023 Tutors


Alex Steele

Courses: CPSC 103, CPSC 121, CPSC 203, CPSC 210, CPSC 213, CPSC 302, CPSC 303, CPSC 320, MATH 100/180, MATH 101, MATH 200/253, MATH 215/255, MATH 217, MATH 220, MATH 221/152, MATH 223, MATH 302, MATH 303, MATH 316/257, MATH 317, MATH 318

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Availability: Weekday evenings and weekends. Flexible. Contact to schedule.

Rates: $50-60/h Group Discount Available

I’m a fourth-year combined honours computer science and physics student. My computer science average is 96.4% and my math average is 94.9% (with a mark of 100% in MATH 223: Honours Linear Algebra). I have worked as a teaching assistant for a total of eight terms for CPSC 110 and 221 and I have extensive tutoring experience. Requests for CPSC 110 or CPSC 221 tutoring will be declined, as will any other requests from current students in courses that I TA.

Last updated: 2022-09-17
Email tutor@alexdsteele.com
Arsh Jhaj

Courses: CPSC121, CPSC221, CPSC320, CPSC420, MATH1XX, MATH2XX, MATH32X

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Availability: Generally very flexible (contact for further details)

Rates: $35-50 depending on how many sessions we do.

I’m a first-year MSc. student in the CS department specializing in ML theory. I graduated with a CS/Math degree (with distinction) from UBC in 2021. I have 4 years (2017-2021) of TA experience with the CS department, specifically in the discrete math and algorithms courses, and I’ve tutored UBC students privately in MATH/CPSC courses on-and-off for the past few years.

Last updated: 2022-01-22
Email a.jhaj@alumni.ubc.ca
Daocheng Wang

Courses: CPSC110, CPSC121

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Rates: $70/hr

Tech Lead @ one of FAANG companies.

Last updated: 2022-01-22
Email wangdc2010@gmail.com
Dennis Chiu

Courses: CPSC103

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Availability: Monday to Friday 1-2pm, anytime during the weekend

Rates: Free

I completed CPSC 103 in 2021W and received a final mark of 92%. Offering free help for students taking the course as I plan to become TA for the course later on

Last updated: 2022-01-22
Email dennischiu14@gmail.com
Emily Gubski

Courses: CPSC103

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Availability: Available during the week and weekends- contact to schedule

  • I did my undergrad at UBC in Computer Science and Microbiology and Immunology and am now in med school.
  • I have TA’d CPSC103- 8 times and CPSC310- 2 times and have been tutoring for 3 years. I have also been teaching children’s programming classes for 7 years. In addition to CS, I have tutored Math and CARS for the MCAT.
  • I also offer group tutoring sessions.

Last updated: 2022-01-22
Email eagubski@student.ubc.ca
Frank Hui

Courses: CPSC121, CPSC210, CPSC213, CPSC221, EOSC211

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Availability: MWF After 3pm, Thursdays before 5pm, all day on weekends.

Rates: $45/hr

“I have been programming for 8 years now, and have experience in Java, Python, R, JS, C/C++, HTML/CSS. I have won best Computer Science project twice at the Greater Vancouver Regional Science Fair and top 20 at nwHacks. Received a 5 in AP Computer Science. Worked as a tutor for two years for college students and high school students in CS subjects. I can also tutor basic computer programming courses outside of CPSC, such as EOSC 211 or APSC 160.”

Last updated: 2022-01-22
Email huifrank@live.com
Hawk Lu

Courses: CPSC 110, CPSC 121, CPSC 210, CPSC 221, CPSC 310, CPSC 320

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Availability: Monday, Wednesday, Friday 12pm-6pm

Rates: $30/h

Hi! My name is Hawk, 4th year BCS, A fan of all cats and dogs, enjoy playing Ultimate, Industry focused on DevOps, and down to help wherever I can!

Last updated: 2022-09-17
Email hawklu212@hotmail.com
Jacob Hotz

Courses: CPSC 110, CPSC 121, CPSC 210, CPSC 213, CPSC 213, CPSC 103, CPSC 107, CPSC 313

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Availability: Flexible (please contact)

Rates: $35/h

Experienced TA (have previously TA’d both 110 and 121) in my final year of UBC CS with a passion for teaching and learning.

Last updated: 2022-09-17
Email hotzjacobb@yahoo.com
Jay Ho

Courses: CPSC 210, CPSC 304, CPSC 310

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Availability: Monday-Friday 6pm onwards, Sat-Sun 1pm

Rates: $25/hr

I am a fourth year computer science student with 4 terms of TA experience for CPSC 210 and CPSC 213. I also have 16 months of industry experience particularly in Java and Javascript

Last updated: 2022-09-17
Email jayhomn@gmail.com
Jeykiran Prabu

Courses: CPSC 110, CPSC 121

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Availability: Any week days from 9AM - 3PM PST

Rates: $16/h

Hi, I am a first year student eagerly awaiting 2nd year major selections. I received 90 in CPSC 110 and 85 in CPSC 121 and I am willing to tutor students in need for a very low price.

Last updated: 2022-09-17
Email jeykiranprabu@gmail.com
Kamsi Oramasionwu

Courses: CPSC110, CPSC210, CPSC313

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Availability: Flexible

Rates: $30-35/hr

I’m a 3rd year CS student. I really enjoyed CPSC 110, 210, and 313 and scored A/A+s in all of them. I have coding experience outside of university, and I will complete an internship this summer.

Last updated: 2022-01-22
Email kamsi.oramasionwu@gmail.com
Kathy Ye

Courses: CPSC110, CPSC210, CPSC221, CPSC304, CPSC310, CPSC313, CPSC314, CPSC320, CPSC340

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Availability: Monday to Friday

Rates: $50-70

CPSC graduated student

Last updated: 2022-01-22
Email kathyye26@yahoo.com
Leo Sporn

Courses: CPSC121, CPSC221, CPSC320, MATH1XX

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Availability: Flexible

Rates: $40/hr

Last updated: 2021-11-21
Email spornleo@gmail.com
Michael Allan

Courses: CPSC110, CPSC121, CPSC210, CPSC213, CPSC221

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Availability: Monday, Wednesday, Friday: 11 AM - 2 PM, after 4 PM Tuesday, Thursday: 12 PM - 3 PM Weekends: All day

Rates: $50/hr

I am a full time, 3rd year computer science major. I have two co-op work terms under my belt. In addition, I have pre-university experience in software development, both as a volunteer and as an employee.

Last updated: 2022-01-22
Email mb.allan@ymail.com
Miranda Yin

Courses: MATH100, MATH101, MATH200, MATH221, MATH220, MATH215, CPSC110, CPSC210, CPSC221, CPSC213

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Availability: MWF after 3pm, anytime weekends, some flexibility for other times

Rates: $45-55/hr

2nd year combined computer science and physics student, TA for CPSC 121 (do not contact for CPSC 121 tutoring), regularly tutor others for CPSC and MATH courses

Last updated: 2022-01-22
Email miranda.yin132@gmail.com
Nate Sternberg

Courses: CPSC110, CPSC121

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Availability: Upon request

Rates: $20/hr

Third year CS major with a solid first-year CS knowledge base.

Last updated: 2022-01-22
Email sternbergnate@gmail.com
Rahim Mammadli

Courses: CPSC221, CPSC320, CPSC322

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Rates: $20/hr

Last updated: 2021-11-21
Email rehijm@mail.ru
Roceley Yuo

Courses: CPSC110, CPSC210, CPSC213, CPSC310, CPSC304, CPSC313, CPSC415

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Availability: Full day

Rates: $40/hr

Last updated: 2022-01-22
Email roceleylaw@gmail.com
Vancoding

Courses: CPSC100, CPSC103, CPSC107, CPSC110, CPSC121, CPSC210, CPSC221, CPSC213, CPSC302, CPSC304, CPSC310, CPSC313, CPSC314, CPSC317, CPSC320, CPSC322, CPSC330, CPSC340, CPSC404, CPSC424, CPSC425

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Availability: Monday to Sunday

Rates: from $50

Last updated: 2022-01-22
Email vancodingcs@gmail.com
Wayne

Courses: CPSC110, CPSC121, CPSC210, CPSC213, CPSC221, CPSC310, CPSC320, CPSC404, CPSC425

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Rates: $50/hr

Last updated: 2022-01-22
Email 7111605ying@gmail.com
XinRan Zhang

Courses: CPSC110, CPSC121, CPSC210, CPSC310, CPSC312

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Availability: Weekend and some weekday, flexible

Rates: $30/hr

Last updated: 2021-11-21
Email xinran@zhangxinran.net