Tutor Application

We hire outstanding students recommended by SUU faculty. Tutors assist students with improving academic achievement by helping students with course material and the development of study skills and test-taking strategies. Assistance might include reviewing class material, working on solutions to problems, discussing the text and other reading materials, or predicting and practicing potential test questions. Tutors bring experience, expertise, and enthusiasm to learning.

We serve various subjects: Accounting, Biology, Chemistry, Economics, Engineering, Foreign Language, History, Physics, Physical Education, Math, Nutrition, and more. Tutors assist students in the Tutoring Center (ELC 204) with walk-in, one-on-one, and small group tutorials.


  • 3.50 or better cumulative GPA (3.75 or better preferred).
  • Earned A or A- in courses you wish to tutor (test out acceptable for some courses).
  • Completed at least one semester at SUU.
  • Excel at working with peers in a cooperative learning environment.
  • Enjoy helping others to learn.
  • Faculty recommendation.