Academic Support Center

Information for Tutors

How to Become a Tutor


Peer tutors must:

1) Be current UNCP students

2) Have a minimum overall GPA of 3.0

3) Have earned a grade of B (3.0) or higher in each course they are interested in tutoring

They must also:

- have a firm command of course material.
- possess higher-order thinking skills.
- possess proactive learning strategies.
- have strong communication and interpersonal skills.
- be reliable self-motivated workers.
- believe that all people are natural born learners.
- Be ENTHUSIASTIC about learning!


How to Apply

Applications are available online through the UNCP Career Center's Brave Opportunities site. (Look for Job ID 6846 - Peer Tutor)

In addition to the Brave Opportunities application:

*At least one faculty recommendation is required.
*Resumes are welcome.

Submit all supplemental application materials to the Tutoring Program Coordinator by email (, fax (910-775-4286), or drop off in person at the Academic Support Center in the D.F. Lowry Building, Room 320.


Tutor Resources

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