Thank you for your interest in joining the SLC Science Program! Please expand below to explore opportunities available and submit an application to join us today.
✔ Drop-in Tutor
✔ Course Liaison
✔ Study Group Facilitator
✔ Pod Facilitator
✔ Student Coordinator
Spring 2019 Courses Available
✔ Biology 1A/1AL
✔ Chemistry 1A/1AL, 3A/3AL, 3B/3BL
✔ Physics 8A/8B
Compensation & Benefits
✔ Positions start at $15.57/hour*
*Notes: Students 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 & Requirements
✔ Cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
✔ No more than two "Incomplete" grades
✔ Not on academic probation
✔ Candidates specializing in the following courses must have completed both lecture and lab components (or equivalents) with a B or higher
• Biology 1A/1AL
• Chemistry 1A/1AL, 3A/3AL, 3B/3BL
✔ Candidates specializing in Physics 8 must have completed both 8A and 8B (or equivalents) with a B or higher
✔ Attend weekly training, starting week 2 of instruction
✔ Commit up to 9 hours per week on average (varies by position)
For position-specific requirements and responsibilities, refer to the respective applications.
*Note: Students 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.
✔ 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)
✔ 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)
✔ a satisfactory, complete application and who meet the minimum qualifications and program requirements will be invited for an interview
✔ Candidates are notified of the results of their applications in writing within three weeks of their interviews
✔ Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis until all positions are filled.
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.
New Tutor Application (bMail log-in required)
Application Deadline: Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis until all tutor positions are filled. Upcoming review dates: November 26, December 3, December 10, December 17, and January 7, January 14, January 21*.
*Positions available for Physics 8A/8B.
Additional Applications* (bMail log-in required)
*Note: Candidates with at least one semester of experience in the SLC Science Program have priority consideration for these positions. Candidates with no prior experience with the Science Program must also submit a New Tutor application.
Application Deadline: Applications are reviewed on a rolling basis until all tutor positions are filled. Upcoming review dates: November 20, November 26, and December 3, December 10, December 17, and January 7, January 14.