Tutoring and Learning Center

Become A Tutor

Benefits of Being a Tutor at TMCC

  • Retain and reinforce your knowledge
  • Gain work experience in the field of education
  • Help others in an inviting environment
  • Have a flexible work schedule
  • Earn $9.50 an hour to start, $10.00 with an AA, $10.50 with a BA, $11.00 with an MA


  • You must have earned an "A" in the course(s) for which you are applying to become a tutor.
  • You must be able to work effectively with a diverse student population, as well as with your peers.
  • A strong sense of responsibility is imperative.
  • Preference will be given to TMCC student applicants.

How to Apply

Turn in a complete application by 4 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 12, 2014. Completed applications can be dropped off in person at the Tutoring and Learning Center, located on the Dandini campus in Vista Building, room 106.

Applications may also be emailed:

Please be sure to submit all of the required materials. A Tutoring and Learning Center Coordinator will contact you only after a complete application has been received and reviewed. If you have not submitted a complete application, you will not be contacted.

A complete application includes all of the following:

  1. The tutoring application form.
  2. A tutor recommendation form from an instructor in each subject area you wish to tutor.
  3. A copy of your most recent college transcript (unofficial is acceptable) as verification that you have earned an "A" in the course(s) you wish to tutor.
  4. A copy of your current C.V. or résumé, listing all relevant education and work experience.
  5. For writing tutor applicants: you must also present a sample of your writing. Contact the TMCC Writing Center for more information.

Other things to know:

  • Tutoring for math and chemistry begins the first week of classes.
  • Tutoring for writing and all other subjects begins the second week of classes.
  • All tutors must attend a mandatory orientation, held on the Friday before the semester begins.
  • Tutors must attend tutor trainings, held approximately once a month on predetermined Fridays.

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