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Spring 2021

Thanks for your interest in becoming a peer tutor. The application to become a peer tutor by taking EDUC 387 in Spring 2021 is now open.

Please read our Potential Peer Tutor FAQs. If you have any questions that aren’t answered in the FAQs, please email Robin Horton at

Peer Tutoring Application

  • Tutoring happens during class each week. Please apply once you are sure you are available for the section you'd like to join.
  • Tutoring happens during class each week. Please indicate which section you would prefer to join below - if you are accepted into the class I will contact you in early December (once Spring '21 enrollment has begun) to enroll you in your preferred section.
  • If you are in your first semester at UNC, please put N/A.
  • Rank the courses you'd like to tutor. Enter one UNC course number AND the professor with whom you took that course in each box below. Do not list courses you have not taken at UNC. All tutors must be able to tutor in at least one high-demand subject area: BIOL, CHEM, ECON, MATH, SPAN, and/or STOR. Note: YOU WILL TUTOR ALL COURSES YOU LIST. DO NOT LIST COURSES YOU DO NOT FEEL CONFIDENT TUTORING.
  • Describe the role of a peer tutor. If you are selected, how will you help the students you tutor?
  • What qualities do you think are the most important for a peer tutor to possess?
  • Why are you interested in becoming a peer tutor?
  • Which of the following Learning and Writing Center services have you used? (This isn't a requirement; we'd just like to know!)