Becoming a Tutor

UD tutors must meet these qualifications:

  • overall GPA of at least 3.00
  • 30 or more earned credit hours or sophomore standing
  • at least a “B” average in subjects of expertise
  • a grade of at least B+ in each course you are tutoring
  • good communication skills
  • good interpersonal skills
  • knowledge of the University community

Further, we are looking for people with the following characteristics:

* Friendly * Intelligent * Eager to learn * Sensitive * Energetic * Assertive * Industrious * Patient * Objective * Responsible * Mature * Discreet * Helpful * Creative *

Tutoring Application and Recommendation Form (pdf)

Tutoring Application and Recommendation Form (Word)


TUTOR CERTIFICATION:  Now available (for 0-1 credit hours), a series of Peer Tutor Practica (UNIV240, 340, 440) gives tutors an opportunity to obtain official certification through CRLA & ATP and to partially fulfill their Discovery Learning Experience (DLE) requirement.