Application Process

Qualified candidates need to contact the program Coordinator Sara Leavitt at  to set up an interview.  After the sucessful completion of the interviewing process, candidates will be given a Tutor Application (which includes a Faculty Recommendation Form). Each applicant will need to fill out Part 1 of the Tutor Application in a timely fashion and return it to either the program Coordinator or the program Director. In addition, they will need to ask a  faculty member whose course(s) they plan to tutor to fill out a Faculty Recommendation Form (included in the Tutor Application) on their behalf.  Faculty will need to send completed Faculty Recommendation Form directly to the program Coordinator/Director.  All prospective peer tutors are interviewed and hired by the program Coordinator/Director. Peer tutor positions are also posted on the Northeastern University Student Employment Website which provides details on job description, qualifications, and pay rates.