Become a Tutor

Requirments to Become a Tutor:

If you are interested in becoming a tutor, visit our application page (Apply to be a tutor). Log in using your LakerNet ID and password, then follow the instructions to fill out a tutor application. The following items are required to complete your application:

  • A 2.75 cumulative GPA
  • B+ or better in the courses you would like to tutor.
  • A 500 word essay expressing why you would like to be a tutor.
  • Two faculty recommendations from the discipline(s) you are applying to tutor. Be advised that it is your responsibility to contact your recommenders.

The tutoring department will contact you if a position is available.

Requirments to Become a Writing Tutor:

The following items are required to complete the application:

  1. An essay that clearly expresses why the applicant wants to become a writing tutor

  2. A minimum of two (2) faculty recommendations that verify the applicant’s ability to work as a writing tutor

  3. Two (2) sample papers that demonstrate the applicant’s writing strengths: one that does not use outside sources and one that does