Retention, Advising and Career Preparation offers free, one-on-one tutoring for all undergraduate students at Chaminade University. Tutoring services are designed to guide students to the point at which they become independent learners, no longer needing a tutor. Subjects tutored include, but are not limited to: biology, chemistry, math, nursing, English, etc. The tutoring corps consists of trained Peer and Professional Tutors.
Sign up for Tutoring
In order to receive tutoring, a student must visit the Student Support Services building and complete and submit a brief, tutee contract. After submitting this form, a staff member will assist the student in creating an online account that allows him/her to book an appointment through the online system.
All appointments must be made two days prior to the desired appointment. Cancellations must be made 24 hours in advance.
Scheduling an Appointment
Tutoring is available by appointment only. Tutoring takes place in the Student Support Services building.
Hours of Operation
Monday to Friday
8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Please note, all students must first meet with a Tutoring Center staff member to review and sign the TUTEE CONTRACT before being able to access the online scheduling system.
Become a Tutor
The Tutoring Center is always looking for potential tutors. Tutors enjoy many benefits: flexible work schedule, on-campus location, and professional development opportunities. The starting pay rate is $9.00 per hour for Peer Tutors. Professional Tutors, who have a bachelor’s degree or higher, begin at $13.00 per hour.
In order to qualify as a tutor, applicants must:
- Have at least a 3.0 or higher cumulative GPA
- Have at least a B, or higher, in the course they wish to tutor
- Have a signed letter of recommendation by an active Chaminade professor who has, or is currently, teaching the course.
- Be comfortable working one-on-one with college-aged students.
If you meet the basic requirements, please submit either the Peer Tutor Application or Professional Tutor Application to the Tutor Coordinator.
In addition to the application, applicants must submit:
- Unofficial or Official Transcripts
- Resume or CV
- Cover Letter
- Letter of Recommendation from a Chaminade Professor (applies only to Peer Tutors)
Please contact the Tutor Coordinator if you have any questions or concerns regarding tutoring at (808) 739-8305.