The Tutoring Center offers qualified students excellent pay and flexible hours. Tutors must be willing to work three to six hours per week, contingent upon need. Tutor salary is $12.00 per hour with the ability to reach $14.00 upon successful completion of specific criteria.
Qualified tutors are students with excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills.  Peer tutors are undergraduate students at Penn who have an overall GPA of 3.25 and a minimum A- in the course they tutor - completed at Penn (see Tutors Wanted!! for course list needed).   In some cases, tutors are selected based on an approval by the academic department or school to tutor specific courses.

If you have the qualifications listed above, review the following:

  • Complete an online Tutor Application and submit.
  • After review of your application, you will be contacted to schedule an interview, and/or to attend an information session.   
  • At the end of the interview or information session, you will be informed of your hiring status. If selected, you will be required to complete core tutor training and attend a new tutor training session.  Core tutor training and the new tutor training session must be completed as a prerequisite before tutoring begins.

Extensive tutor recruitment is conducted each Fall and Spring semester.