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Mission

The mission of Athletics Academics Services is to emphasize the importance of education and to help its student-athletes engage in the pursuit of academic and personal success.  Because of this we strive to provide experienced and quality tutors.  By becoming a tutor for Athletics Academic Services you will be instrumental in maintaining our student-athletes’ continued academic success.


Minimum Requirements for Tutors:

  • Have a cumulative GPA of 2.6 or higher
  • Receive a minimum of a B in the course they wish to tutor
  • Show strong knowledge of subject matter
  • Have strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work with a variety of individuals
  • Be a positive role model and show academic success
  • Maintain the highest level of academic integrity

Minimum Requirements for Mentors:

  • Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
  • Be academically classified as a junior or higher
  • Have strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work with a variety of individuals
  • Be a positive role model and show academic success
  • Maintain the highest level of academic integrity

 

Hiring

All candidates must complete an application form and provide two references who can speak to your qualifications for the desired position.  The reference could be from an instructor, academic advisor, employer, or other ISU staff member.  A candidate will not be considered if all application materials are not received.  Once all materials are submitted and the selections process is complete, the candidate will be required to attend an introductory orientation to fill out all necessary forms and be informed of all necessary policies and procedures.  Also, during the orientation the candidate will be provided a Tutor/Mentor Contract.  This Tutor/Mentor Contract Must be carefully read and signed before any tutoring assignments will be made.

Please click the link above to download an application.

 

Training

  • Introduction orientation (required)
  • Two paid training workshops (required)
  • Additional academic training workshops (suggested)

Availability

In order for the Athletics Academic Services Coordinator to place you on desired days and times, it is imperative to completely fill in your specific availability on the application and provide a maximum amount of hours wanted.