Qualifications

The Peer Tutoring Program employs only current undergraduate Northeastern University  students based on their academic achievement, expertise, and depth in subject(s) in which they plan to tutor. Students interested in this position must meet the following criteria:  

  • Receive  an A- or A as a final grade in the course-s they plan to tutor
  • Have an overall GPA/QPA of at least 3.0 or higher
  • Come highly recommended by an NU faculty member of the course (s) in which they plan to tutor
  • Are dependable
  • Have excellent communication skills
  • Are able to balance academics and work
  • Have good organizational skills
  • Have an interest in working in one-on-one or in small groups with their peers
  • Demonstrate depth and expertise in the subject area (s) they plan to tutor
  • Have a solid command of the course material