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Academic Resource Center—Tutor

The Academic Resource Centers serve current WVU students by providing academic support in multiple subjects and several locations on campus including Downtown Library ARC, Evansdale Library ARC, and Bennett Tower ARC. We employ Tutors that are qualified to provide tutoring service in a variety of subjects, though we have higher demand for tutors in STEM courses. In order to be eligible, a tutor must have earned a minimum grade of ‘B’ or better in the course (‘A’ preferred) to provide tutoring service and an overall GPA of 3.25 or better. The tutor application requires the unofficial transcript to be uploaded to confirm grades. The application also requires 2 references from professors/ instructors.

NOW HIRING FOR Fall 2019:

Math, Chemistry, Biology, Physics, Geology, Accounting, Econ and more!  Apply now!

ARC Tutor Application

For more information, contact  Barbara.Mullinix@mail.wvu.edu

Academic Resource Center—Greeter

The Academic Resource Centers serves current WVU students by providing academic support in multiple subjects and several locations on campus including Downtown Library ARC, Evansdale Library ARC, and Bennett Tower ARC. We employ Greeters to serve as the first point of contact for students. Greeters will welcome students to the center, check them in/out for tutoring via our SSC software, and direct them to the appropriate tutor. Greeters must be eligible for Federal Work Study through the WVU Financial Aid Office.


For more information, contact  Barbara.Mullinix@mail.wvu.edu

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Peer Transition Leader

Peer Transition Leaders focus on increasing academic and community support for fellow students by providing study support, serving as a resource hub, and promoting diverse opportunities that will increase persistence and reduce time to graduation.  As a peer-transition leader you will responsible for planning events, while also maintaining time to mentor other students. The appointment begins at August 15, 2019- May 15, 2020. Students who complete a minimum of 300 hours of community service at the end of the academic year are eligible to earn a $1,200 academic grant. 

Applications due August 9, 2019. 

 Preferred Qualifications:

·         Must have a minimum GPA of 2.75.

·         Open to rising sophomores, juniors and seniors.

For more information, contact  Regan.Bruni@mail.wvu.edu

Peer Transition Leader Application

RiseWVU—Peer Transition Leader

RiseWVU is a program that seeks to create opportunities for students of color and other underrepresented groups to build an academic community and persist towards graduation through engagement and mentoring. As a peer-transition leader you will responsible for planning events, while also maintaining time to mentor other students. The appointment begins at August 15, 2019- May 15, 2020. Students who complete a minimum of 300 hours of community service at the end of the academic year are eligible to earn a $1,200 academic grant. 

Applications due April 26th, 2019. 

 

Preferred Qualifications:

·         Must have a minimum GPA of 2.75.

·         Open to rising sophomores, juniors and seniors.

·         Prior experience organizing student events.

For more information, contact  Niara.Campbell@mail.wvu.edu

Peer Transition Leader Application


RiseWVU —Summer Peer Leader

Become a Peer-Leader this summer for the RISE summer bridge here at West Virginia University. The role of a peer-leader includes:

·         Guide incoming students adjust to a college environment after high school

·         Plan fun and productive evening programing for participants

·         Uphold the standards of WVU residential housing policies

The appointment begins July 14,2019- August 2nd, 2019. Peer- Leaders will be required to live in Stalnaker Hall for 3 weeks so that they can give hands on help to students.  

Preferred Qualifications:

·         Must have a minimum GPA of 2.75.

·         Open to rising juniors and seniors.

·         Prior experience organizing student events. 


For more information, contact  Niara.Campbell@mail.wvu.edu

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Student Success - Graduate Assistant

The Office of Students Success serves current WVU students by providing academic support programs aimed at teaching the necessary skills needed for collegiate success. Graduate Teaching Assistants (GTA) serve in a variety of roles within this mission. GTAs teach WVUe 191 (First-Year Seminar), provide 1-on-1 success coaching, and facilitate success seminars. Student Success Graduate Assistants should be dedicated to educating undergraduate students about skills needed for success by utilizing positive and encouraging coaching strategies related to time management, study and note taking skills, test prep, etc.  GA positions for the Fall semesters will be posted in the preceding Spring semesters.

Further position description and application instructions are found here:
GA Announcement_2019