To be considered for a tutor position, students must meet the following criteria:

  • Minimum 3.0 GPA
  • Minimum B+ average in relevant coursework
  • At least one faculty recommendation
  • Enjoy working with different types of people and different skill levels

To remain in the position, every semester, students are required to:

  • Maintain GPA and make satisfactory degree progress
  • Attend training sessions offered by the Learning Center
  • Demonstrate successful tutoring sessions
  • Demonstrate professionalism

Tutor Certification

The College Reading and Learning Association (CRLA) has awarded ITTPC program certification to Purchase College’s Learning Center Tutor Training Program that qualifies us to award program certification for our tutors as Level I Certified Tutors.

The College Reading & Learning Association (CRLA) awards ITTPC program certification to Purchase College's Learning Center Tutor Training Program to offer program certification to its tutors as Level 1 Certified Tutors.

If you are interested in becoming a tutor, submit a resume and cover letter to learning@purchase.edu