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Are you interested in becoming a Peer Tutor at the Academic Achievement Center?  Check out the Peer Tutor eligibility criteria and the link to the AAC Application Packet below.

Peer Tutor Eligibility Criteria

  • GPA of 3.0 or higher preferred but not required
  • Currently enrolled in at least 6 units
  • Enrollment of Peer Tutor Training Course (TUTOR 100) if hired
  • Recommendation from Columbia faculty for courses the applicant wishes to tutor
  • Completion of Peer Tutor Application and YCCD paperwork/fingerprinting
  • Interview

Desirable Characteristics of a Tutor

  • Patience during the learning process
  • Flexibility
  • An interest in helping others
  • Willingness to assist with other projects during slower times

If you are interested in becoming a tutor...

We encourage you to stop by to visit with current tutors to learn how rewarding peer tutoring can be. For more information and an application, check out the AAC Application Form .  Please follow all instructions when completing.


If hired as a tutor, you have the opportunity to earn certification through the College Reading and Learning Association.



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