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Become a Tutor

Position Description of a Tutor
Provide tutoring to students seeking assistance through UMC Academic Assistance Center (AAC). Assist students in improving academic achievement by meeting with them on a regular basis to facilitate learning and assist the student to become a successful, independent learner. Other assistance might include: reviewing class material, discussing the text, predicting test questions, or working on solutions to problems. The purpose of tutoring is to increase and enhance mastery of concepts or applications of a specific course of study. Peer tutors integrate effective study and learning strategies to maximize the tutee’s potential for academic progress.

1. Earned an A or B in the class to be tutored

2. Complete tutor availability schedule form

3. Interview with Tutor Coordinator

 

Contact Information For Requesting a Tutor
Jamie Fagerholt
On Campus Tutor
Coordinator

270D Owen Hall
218-281-8557
jfagerho@umn.edu
Josh Parrill
Online Student
Coordinator


270E Owen Hall
218-281-8558
parr0061@umn.edu
Skype- umc.josh.parrill