Alabama's Public Liberal Arts University

ASPIRE/Student Support Services

Apply To Be A Tutor

If you are looking for a flexible part time job, enjoy helping others, and are a strong student, you should consider becoming a tutor for the ASPIRE Program.


  • You must be a currently enrolled UM student with an overall GPA of a 3.0 or higher with an "A" or a "B" in the course(s) you would like to tutor.
  • Each semester, tutors are required to complete training activities to help provide the knowledge and tools necessary to have the most beneficial tutoring experience possible. These activities are compensated.
  • Recommendation from a UM faculty member.
  • Dependability, good interpersonal skills, a positive attitude, and interest in helping students be successful with their classes.


  • Flexible working schedule that adjusts depending on your school and other commitments.
  • Salary of $9 per hour.
  • Excellent experience to list on your résumé, especially if you are interested in a career in education or graduate school.
  • Making a difference and helping students.

Please contact Joshua Barronton, Coordinator of Instruction, at for more information; or call 205.665.6250


Print Your Application