Become a Tutor

What you should know before you apply:

  • By filling out an application you agree to an academic record check. To be an Appointment Based Tutor you must receive at least a B in the courses you wish to tutor to qualify.
  • To be a Study Center Tutor you need to have received a B in the courses that you would wish to tutor for and have a minimum of a B- GPA. 
  • Request one recommendation from a faculty member in each department for which you would like to tutor.
    • If you would like to tutor for HIST 101 and CHEM 111 you will need one recommendation from a history professor and one recommendation from a chemistry professor. 
    • The application will automatically e-mail the recommendation form to the professors of your choice. We recommend talking to your professors in-person prior to submitting your application.
  • After submitting an application, IF selected, we will email you to schedule an interview. 
    • Tutor hiring is based on student needs and the qualifications of the applicant. If not hired this semester, you are welcome to re-apply the next term.
    • We will keep completed applications (includes student application and faculty recommendation) on file for one semester. If hired, you will not need to re-apply each semester.


Positions and How to Apply:

Individual (appointment-based) tutor: Submit an application and recommendations. If selected, we will contact you by e-mail to set up an interview 

Currently recruiting for individual tutors for the following subjects.

  • Political Science
  • Psychology (101, 201, 216, 315)


Study Center Tutor: Send inquiries about open positions to, or visit the center and speak with the current center manager. 


Fall 2020 Tutoring Center openings. 


The ESL Tutoring Center is hiring multiple tutors for the Fall 2020 semester.  


  • If you are not already an individual tutor; please submit an application and recommendations
  • The ESL, Writing, and Math centers have their own hiring and training process, which may require additional course work. Please contact the faculty advisers of these centers with inquiries.



Tutoring Center Manager Positions


The CAFES Tutoring Center will have a manager position open in Fall of 2020. 

  • If you are interest in applying for a manager position and you are not already employed as an individual or study center tutor, please submit an application,  recommendations, and send your resume to
  • If you are already employed as a tutor please email your resume to, please state which tutoring center manager position you are applying for.