Interested in being a tutor?



Advantages of being a tutor (application forms below):

Overall Tutor Requirements:

  • Overall GPA of 3.2 (Learning Center requirement)
  • Enrolled in at least six units
  • Grade of A or B in classes for which you wish to tutor
  • Copy of unofficial transcript (obtained by going to pvc-services) and completed tutor application (see below)
  • Good communication skills
  • Informal interview with learning center personnel and recommendation from subject instructor
  • Able to raise awareness of learning center through classroom introductions and/or placing flyers around campus

English/Writing Tutor Requirements:

  • Must have passed English 101 with a grade of B or better
  • Must have a GPA of 3.5 or better
  • Two letters of recommendation; one letter of recommendation must be from an English faculty member at PVC (see below for recommendation form)
  • Must be willing to participate up to two hours per month with an English instructor (mentoring, clarifying doubts, sharing classroom information etc.)
  • Interview with English faculty member

Math Tutor Requirements:

Math tutors need to be two levels beyond the courses for which they tutor. To tutor in Math 106 or Math 110, student must have completed the course with a grade of A or B. At least one recommendation form from a Math instructor must be completed (see below for form). Exceptions to the above may be made by a math instructor.

Tutor Application Form:

Please print the application below using MS Word or Adobe, then fill out and submit to the Student Learning Center.

Faculty Recommendation Form:

Please print the form below using MS Word or Adobe and then have an instructor fill in the faculty recommendation information. Submit to the Student Learning Center when completed.