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Undergraduate Tutorial Program: Who Can Be a Tutor?

We are currently accepting applications for tutor positions for the 2018-2019 academic year!

You Can Apply to Become a Tutor If…

You are a matriculated Hofstra student.
You have a 3.25 undergraduate cumulative GPA.
You have passed the courses for which you wish to tutor with a B+ or better.
You are available for the entire semester and have at least 10 hours per week of availability.
You have two faculty members who can endorse you as a tutor.
You are committed and dedicated to academic success.
You are punctual and responsible.
You love helping others.

Tutors for the Undergraduate Tutorial Program receive a competitive hourly wage. For more information on the application process, please download our Tutor Application Packet.

Here are what some previous tutors had to say about their experiences working for the UTP:

"It was excellent. What I care about is encouraging my students to keep learning. Mastering a foreign language is not so easy. I hope I could lessen their frustration and inspire them to learn Japanese with patience." Keiichi, Japanese Tutor

"Thank you for the opportunity to participate in UTP! The Program gave me great experience in teaching others. The Program itself seems to be well-organized and is an extremely valuable service to the students." Donnalynn, History Tutor

"I had the unique opportunity to enhance the academic status of other students. I look forward to tutoring in the future." Adam, Economics Tutor

"My experiences as a tutor continue to be positive and rewarding. I found my position to be quite gratifying. I continue to be surprised with my ability to help fellow students and the increasingly creative solutions I have been able to formulate based on my prior experiences." Alicia, English Tutor


3rd Floor Axinn Library
Phone: (516) 463-4002
Fax: (516) 463-4049

UTP Main Page

Tutor Certification

Tutor Forms-PDF


Faculty Endorsement Form