Being a peer tutor at Furman carries a great responsibility and challenge. We know you’re up to the job. Your positive, professional relationship with your classmates is essential to the success of our program. With your help, Furman students can reach their academic potential and go on to do great things.
It is important that you are aware of and understand the policies and procedures in place for Furman’s campus tutoring program. Be sure to review our policies carefully. If you have any questions or concerns, contact Tracy Carner.
To apply to be a tutor, please complete and submit the application below to the Center for Academic Success, located downstairs in the James B. Duke Library, room 002. Campus Tutoring application.pdf
Please also be sure you have completed Student Employment Paperwork
Our tutoring handbook outlines our expectations for peer tutors.
2013 - 2014 Tutoring Handbook.docx
Here you'll find the fundamental values and ideals of our university. Learn what we expect from our students and community. Review Furman University's academic integrity policies and pledge.
Be sure to follow these simple steps to ensure you're paid for your work as a peer tutor. Keep in mind that you're approved to provide two hours of tutoring in a particular subject each week for each student that you're working with. If your student seeks more help than that, please contact us. Complete the following two steps to receive payment for your work:
- Login to MyFurman, and update your hours under the "Time Entry" tab on the left. Your hours should be submitted before 8 a.m. on the Monday before they are due. Instructions for entering hours can be found in the Tutoring Handbook.
- Submit our individual tutoring session or group tutoring session form after each of your tutoring sessions. If you have questions, contact Tracy Carner.
Individual Tutoring LogGroup Tutoring LogAssigned Group Study logIf you
cannot access your MyFurman timecard, let Tracy know immediately. I
cannot give you access past the Wednesday before they are due!