Become a Tutor!

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How to get a job here:

The Academic Assistance and Tutoring Centers (AATC) employs 200 - 250 tutors each quarter to provide academic assistance to UC Davis undergraduate students. Tutors can be assigned to work with students individually or in groups through any number of tutoring services.

Math drop-inSuccessful tutors are familiar with their subject material, take the time to prepare for tutoring and practice tutoring techniques that create an interactive learning environment. Successful tutoring strategies include teaching by asking questions, the use of positive reinforcement, and the use of feedback to determine student subject understanding. 

If you are interested in helping others be as successful as you are, consider applying for a tutoring position. The rewards are great for both you and the students! Please click here to fill out our online application form.

 

Requirements:

  1. Completion of the UC Davis course you wish to tutor at UC Davis with at least a 3.0 GPA. The course must have been completed within a year of applying for a tutor position.
  2. Have an overall cumulative GPA of at least 3.0 and maintain this GPA during employment.
  3. Complete a mock tutoring session as part of the interview process. 
  4. Writing Tutors are required to complete a writing competency exam.
  5. Register for a 10-week training class within the first two quarters of being hired.