University of California, Riverside

Academic Resource Center

Tutor Employment

To learn more about potential tutoring opportunities for students, please refer to the following list of available subjects, qualifications, responsibilities, and the application.

  • Tutoring Subjects & Disciplines

The Academic Resource Center (ARC) seeks highly qualified, upper-division students to fill tutoring positions in the following disciplines/subjects:

  • Biology
  • Biochemistry
  • Business
  • Cell Biology and Neuroscience
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Economics
  • Engineering
  • Foreign Languages
  • History
  • Linguistics
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Statistics
  • Tutor Qualifications

  • Third quarter sophomore, junior or senior
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA/3.3 GPA in subject area
  • UCR student for at least one year
    • Transfer students must have a minimum of two quarters of UCR coursework prior to position starting
  • Responsible, reliable, and punctual
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Professional behavior/demeanor
  • Attend pre-term tutor training
  • Tutor Responsibilities

  • Offer one-hour tutoring sessions in the ARC (work hours are flexible)
  • Work one-on-one and in small groups with UCR students
  • Maintain a weekly tutoring schedule
  • Keep accurate records and use required forms
  • Develop and maintain relationships with students, instructors and staff
  • Create tutor advertising and promotion
  • Participate in ARC outreach

Employment Application

Completed Employment Applications should be turned in to the ARC Front Desk (156 Surge) behind in front of UNLH 1000.
Click for more information on other ARC student employment.

More Information 

General Campus Information

University of California, Riverside
900 University Ave.
Riverside, CA 92521
Tel: (951) 827-1012

Department Information

Academic Resource Center
Room 156, First Floor 380 Surge Building

Tel: (951) 827-3721
Fax: (951) 827-4543