Peer Tutoring Certification Program
Peer Tutor Application
Certified by the College Reading and Learning Association (CRLA)
Who are the Peer Tutors?
Peer Tutors are Endicott undergraduate students who have completed an application and interview process, received a faculty recommendation, maintain a GPA of 3.0 or above, and have earned a B or above in any of the classes that they tutor. In addition, the Peer Tutors complete a minimum of 10 hours of training and are nationally certified by the College Reading and Learning Association (CRLA).
What are the requirements for peer tutor certification?
All peer tutor applicants must submit a faculty recommendation and complete an interview. Peer Tutors are expected to maintain a minimum of a 3.0 GPA, to have earned a B or above in any class that they tutor, and to complete a minimum of 10 hours of training and 25 hours of tutoring during their first year in order to achieve Regular (Level 1) CRLA certification. Additional levels of certification (Advanced and Master) are available to those tutors who complete additional training and tutoring hours in order to qualify.
Are Peer Tutors paid?
Yes. Peer Tutors are paid hourly for their tutoring time. The pay rate increases with each level of CRLA certification achieved.