Resources for Tutors Academic Assistance Furman

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, please contact Tracy Carner.​

Tutoring Application

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.

2016 Campus Tutoring Application.pdf2016 Campus Tutoring Application.pdf

Please also be sure you have completed Student Employment Paperwork.

Tutoring FAQ

Our tutoring FAQ is a quick outline of the peer tutoring program, including tutor responsibilities.

2016 Tutoring FAQ .pdf2016 Tutoring FAQ .pdf

Academic integrity

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.

payroll instructions

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 9PM on the Sunday before they are due. Instructions for entering hours can be found in the Tutoring Handbook. 
  • Complete your tutoring hour log after each meeting. Be sure to have the student you met with sign it. If you have questions, contact Tracy Carner.

You may print the hour log here or pick up a copy on the table outside our office, 002 Library.

2016 Individual Tutoring Timecard Log.pdf2016 Individual Tutoring Timecard Log.pdf

2016 Group Sign In.pdf2016 Group Sign In.pdf

If you cannot access your MyFurman timecard, let Tracy know immediately. I cannot give you access past the Wednesday before they are due!

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