About WPTP


Becoming a Tutor


Off-Campus Tutoring


On-Campus Tutoring

Board Members


West Philadelphia Tutoring Project (WPTP) is a program of Civic House at the University of Pennsylvania. We have over 300 Penn student volunteers tutoring students ages 7-19 at local schools and on Penn's campus.

If you are a Penn student interested in tutoring for Spring 2014, please fill out this interest form. If you have additional questions, please contact us at wptp@dolphin.upenn.edu! 

If you are a parent or guardian interested in having your child participate in our free on-campus tutoring program, please contact our Program Coordinator, Nora Blumenstein, at: 215-898-4831 or norablum@upenn.edu.

We'd love to hear from you. We'll get back to you as soon as possible. Thank you for your interest!


Log in to WPTP's Tutor Application site 

Important Dates Spring 2014

Spring Activities Fair: Sunday, January 19th, Hall of Flags, 11am-2pm 

First Info Session: Wednesday, January 22nd, JMHH F45, 7-8 PM

Second Info Session: Thursday, January 23rd, JMHH F50, 7-8 PM

Third Info Session: Friday, January 24th, JMHH G55, 4-5 PM

Tutor Orienation: Sunday, February 2nd

*Please remain in touch with your Executive Board member throughout the semester for information regarding emergency closings*

 WPTP Spotlight

View our Introduction to Effective Tutoring powerpoint from NTO Spring 2013

and our tutoring resources packet!


WPTP Program Coordinator: Nora Blumenstein

WPTP Chair: Alex Ruan

CIVIC HOUSE TEL: (215) 898-4831 .:. FAX: (215) 573-3665