Becoming a Tutor



  • Enjoy reading and writing and writing with other people.
  • Have, and maintain, a 3.0 grade point average or better.
  • Provide two recommend- ations from college faculty.
  • Provide a copy of most recent transcript (may be “unofficial”).
  • Complete and submit application.
  • Arrange and participate in an interview.
  • Be willing to participate in on-going tutor-training and evaluations

To Apply

If you can satisfy the above requirements, please:

  • Complete and return the first page of the application, along with a copy of your transcript, by mail or in person, to Marne Benson, Writing Center Manager, 126 Conklin Hall, 175 University Avenue, Newark, NJ 07102, or by email.
  • Schedule and participate in an interview.

Thank you for your interest in the Writing Center.