Hiring & Recommendation Process
Applicants must have taken the course they apply to tutor with a grade of A or higher and possess a cumulative GPA of 3.0 of higher.Peer roles in the Academic Success Center involve a deep commitment to helping others succeed. These roles are all peer leadership in their nature. Students must be dependable and responsible team members with the ability to listen, help others, and maintain confidentiality.
- GPA is an excellent guideline for the ASC to assess the applicant pool. However, students that meet 1 but not both of the above requirements are considered on the basis of the faculty recommendation, ability to grow in the position, and attitude towards the role. Often the best peer tutors are those that have surpassed some academic difficulty and in the process learned more about themselves, study and time management skills.
- Ability to communicate with peers on a professional level.
- Excellent written, oral, interpersonal, and leadership skills.
- Ability to meet deadlines in an independent and professional manner.