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Become a Math & Statistics Tutor

Join the SLC Math & Statistics Program!

Thank you for your interest in joining the SLC Math & Statistics Program! Please expand below to explore opportunities available and submit an application to join us today.

Positions Available

Positions Available

✔ Drop-in Tutor

Fall 2019 Courses Available

Math 32
✔ Math 1AB, 16AB
✔ Math 10A, 10B
✔ Math 53, 54, 55
✔ Stat 2, 20, 21, 131
✔ Stat 134

Compensation & Benefits

Compensation

✔ Positions start at $15.57/hour*

*NotesStudents may not be employed by the University more than 50% time during the fall or spring semester in any combination of titles. Students may work up to 100% time during the summer and during the winter break. 

Working as a tutor allows you to:

✔ Deepen your subject-matter knowledge
✔ Contribute to Cal’s culture of service and academic excellence
✔ Enhance your ability to work collaboratively
✔ Bolster your ability to communicate and thrive in a multicultural environment
✔ Expand your social and professional connections
✔ Become part of a diverse, dynamic, and inclusive learning culture

Qualifications, Responsibilites, & Requirements 


Minimum Qualifications

✔ Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
✔ No more than two “Incomplete” grades
✔ Not on academic probation
✔ Completion of first year calculus (Math 1, 10, or 16) or the equivalent (AP, IB, etc.) with at least a B and concurrent enrollment in or completion of at least one of the following: Math 53, Math 54, Math 55, Stat 134, Stat 2/20/21
✔ Demonstration of math/stat content competency in courses you wish to tutor

Preferred Qualifications

✔ Passion for mathematics/statistics and the learning process
✔ Desire to grow as a budding professional
✔ Strong interest in collaborative learning models
✔ Strong interest in serving the math/stat learning community at Cal
✔ Willingness to engage in reflective practice
✔ Experience working with peers from diverse backgrounds and learning styles

Program Requirements

✔ Ability to commit to 5 hours/week (1.5-2 hours of training/week and minimum of 3 hours in Drop-In)
✔ Attend weekly training (either Thursday 3:30-5pm or Fridays 1:30-3pm)

For position-specific requirements and responsibilities, refer to the respective applications.

*NoteStudents may not be employed by the University more than 50% time during the fall or spring semester in any combination of titles. Students may work up to 100% time during the summer and during the winter break.  

Application Procedure

Materials Required

✔ General Applicant Information
✔ Short responses
✔ Current academic transcript (unofficial copy accepted)
✔ Faculty/Advisor Recommendation Form (due by the end of the third week of instruction or your first day of work, whichever comes first)

Process

✔ Submit a complete application
✔ Request a faculty/advisor recommendation (due by the end of the third week of instruction or your first day of work, whichever comes first)
✔ Candidates who submit a complete application and who satisfy the minimum qualifications and program requirements will be invited for an interview and to take a content competency exam.

Deadline

✔ Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis and for Fall 2019 the final review date is Friday 08/30/2019. 

Statement of Non-Discrimination

SLC Statement of Non-Discrimination

The UC Berkeley Student Learning Center, in accordance with applicable Federal and State law and University policy, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, citizenship, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, medical condition, ancestry, age, marital status, or service in the uniformed services. This nondiscrimination policy covers all matters related to hiring and service. Click here for the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy.

SLC Statement of Affirmation

In addition to our commitment to a non-discriminatory and equitable workplace, the SLC seeks to provide all students and members of the Cal community with a respectful and inclusive learning environment conducive to growth and discovery. Click here to read more.   

Apply for Summer Bridge 2019 Tutor Position

Summer Bridge Tutor Application (Applications are Closed for Summer 2019)

Deadline
✔ Applications are due by Friday, 4/26, at 5pm

Materials Required
✔ General applicant information
✔ Short responses
✔ Current academic transcript (unofficial copy accepted)
✔ Faculty/Advisor Recommendation form


Minimum Qualifications
✔ Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
✔ No more than two “Incomplete” grades
✔ Not on academic probation
✔ Completion of Math 1A, Stat 20, or Stat 21 with at least a B, or completion of Math 16A, Stat 2, or equivalent with at least an A-


Preferred Qualifications
✔ Passion for mathematics/statistics and the learning process
✔ Desire to grow as a budding professional
✔ Strong interest in collaborative learning models
✔ Strong interest in serving the math/stat learning community at Cal
✔ Willingness to engage in reflective practice
✔ Experience working with peers from diverse backgrounds and learning styles


Responsibilities
✔ Foster a welcoming space in the SLC Math/Stat Drop-In
✔ Provide Drop-In tutoring service to students in lower division math/statistics courses
✔ Prepare for and attend weekly training
✔ Perform other tasks as assigned (for example: grading papers, data entry, provide logistical support for SLC Math/Stat Drop-In, etc.)


Requirements for selected candidates
✔ Ability to commit to 5 hours/week
✔ Attend weekly training, to be scheduled based on tutor's availability
✔ Attend training during the weeks of 6/27/19 and 7/1/19, to be scheduled based on tutor's availability


Compensation
✔ All positions start at $15.57/hour

SLC Mathematics & Statistics Program Inquiries
Phone: 510-643-7878
Email: slc-mathstat@berkeley.edu
For additional information about SLC tutor positions, please visit: https://slc.berkeley.edu/become-tutor

 

Apply Here

New Tutor Application (bMail log-in required)

New Tutor Application (Fall 2019)
✔ Faculty/Advisor Recommendation Form

Application Deadline: Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis until Friday 08/30/2019.

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Application Inquiries

Phone: 510-643-7878
Email: mjwong@berkeley.edu
For additional information about SLC tutor positions, visit: https://slc.berkeley.edu/become-tutor