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Are you interested in becoming a Tutor?

Information Sessions are held annually in February for students who are interested in applying to become tutors the following fall semester. Applicants may only apply to start in a fall semester. No applications will be accepted for starting in Spring semesters.


  • All applicants for fall employment must attend an Information Session to learn about the requirements, the work of peer tutors, the application process, and the pay scale.
  • Applicants must have completed two full-time semesters at TCNJ by first semester of employment.
  • Applicants must attend an Information Session.
  • Applicants must have a minimum GPA of 3.1 with grades of B+ or better in courses to become tutors.
  • Applicants must be able to tutor at least two different courses taken at TCNJ. Interest in tutoring writing is a plus.
  • Applicants must submit three TCNJ faculty references.
  • ALL tutors must be available and willing to tutor at least 6 Hours per week.
  • Math/Science tutors must take IDS 291: Techniques of Tutoring I, during first five weeks of employment.
  • Humanities/Social Science/Writing tutors must take IDS 292: Techniques of Tutoring II during the first ten weeks of employment.
If you have questions about information sessions, the application process, or requirements, please email the Tutoring Center