Become a Peer Tutor

Our tutors are a select group of students who demonstrate subject proficiency as well as the interpersonal skills necessary for good working relationships. If you are interested in becoming a tutor, it is suggested that you do the following: 

  1. Read the Student Academic Success Center Tutor Job Description
  2. Submit a Tutor Application (printable pdf) to the Tutor Coordinator
  3. Schedule an interview with the Tutor Coordinator

Portland Campus Tutor Training

Before you can begin working with your fellow students, you are required to complete a four-hour training and orientation session. After completing the orientation, you are placed on the Tutorial Schedule. You will also be expected to attend an additional two-hour training session during the first month of tutoring. Throughout your employment with us, you receive ongoing training and support from the Tutor Coordinator.