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Staff Testimonials

"Working at UASP allows me the opportunity to have one-on-one interactions with my peers, and provide support for the ASU community. What’s great about my role is that I can bring my perspective as a current student to relate to and understand where my peers are coming from, and make that genuine connection. As a writing tutor specifically, I enjoy being able to offer open and productive conversations about students’ work, and provide them with the individualized support that may not always be readily available in a large class setting."


"Working at the tutoring centers provide a great opportunity to review some materials from past courses that might help me understand current courses. I enjoy being able to practice my communication skills and the ease of building friendships with other tutors."


"Working as a subject area tutor has been one of my best jobs. I like the way every tutor’s work is recognized and how the supervisor appreciates everything the tutors do."

Tutoring Center and Writing Center Employment

In the United States, 80 percent of undergraduate students and many graduate students work while going to school. Working fifteen hours or fewer while in college has been proven to increase student success. What better place to work than for the ASU Tutoring Centers and Writing Centers, where you can reinforce your academic knowledge while working with your peers.

University Academic Success Programs (UASP) employs undergraduate and graduate students as desk aides, tutors, writing tutors, supplemental instruction (SI study group) leaders, online tutors, academic skills tutors, graduate writing consultants, and graduate statistics tutors.

How to Apply for Student Staff Positions

Visit the ASU Student Employment website and follow the steps below to apply for tutor, SI leader, and desk aide positions. Please check back frequently to see when positions are posted. 

  1. Click on Search for Student Jobs.
  2. At the Student Employment Job Search page, click the Search On-Campus Jobs button.
  3. Type in the requisition number or click the search button to find the desired position.
  4. Please note that, even if the initial close date has passed, you can still submit your materials. Applications are accepted and reviewed on a rolling deadline until all positions are filled.

To assist in your search, requisition numbers are listed below. You can search for these specific positions using the requisition number. If you have questions or concerns, please contact Chloë Egan at chloe.egan@asu.edu or 602-496-0375.

Recommendation Forms for Student Staff Positions

Tutor, consultant, and SI leader applicants should have a faculty member complete a faculty recommendation form.

Desk aide and academic skills tutor applicants should have a faculty or staff member complete a faculty/staff ecommendation form.

Tips for Applying

Here are a few helpful tips to consider as you are applying for positions with UASP:

  1.  Read the entire job description, including instructions for applying (which are near the bottom);
  2.  If you are new to writing a cover letter, or have never had a job before, consider answering these questions as a part of what you write:
    • How will working this job benefit you as as student?
    • What skills would you bring, if hired for this position?
    • What do you hope to learn in this position?

       3. ASU Career Services has many helpful resources on their website


Applicants chosen for an interview will be contacted via phone or email. Disregard the close date listed as hiring will continue past the close date until positions are filled. 

*All positions are Federal Work Study eligible. Only desk aide applicants must be Federal Work Study eligible.  Applicants do not have to be Work Study eligible to apply for tutoring and supplemental instruction positions.

Get more information about Federal Work Study.

PositionRequisition NumberCampus LocationPosition Status
TutorN/ATempeNot Accepting Applications
Writing TutorN/ATempeNot Accepting Applications
Desk Aide*N/ATempeNot Accepting Applications
Supplemental Instruction (SI) LeaderN/ATempeNot Accepting Applications
Academic Skills TutorN/ATempeNot Accepting Applications
Graduate Writing ConsultantN/ATempeNot Accepting Applications
Writing Center AssistantN/ATempeNot Accepting Applications
Graduate Statistics ConsultantN/ATempeNot Accepting Applications
Marketing Design AideN/ATempeNot Accepting Applications
Tutor N/ADowntown PhoenixNot Accepting Applications
Writing TutorN/ADowntown PhoenixNot Accepting Applications
Desk Aide*N/ADowntown PhoenixNot Accepting Applications
Graduate Writing ConsultantN/ADowntown PhoenixNot Accepting Applications
Lead TutorN/ADowntown PhoenixNot Accepting Applications
Supplemental Instruction (SI) LeaderN/AWestNot Accepting Applications
TutorN/AWestNot Accepting Applications
Writing TutorN/AWestNot Accepting Applications
Graduate Writing ConsultantN/AWestNot Accepting Applications
Desk Aide*N/AWestNot Accepting Applications
Desk Aide*N/APolytechnicNot Accepting Applications
TutorN/APolytechnicNot Accepting Applications
Lead TutorN/APolytechnicNot Accepting Applications
Writing TutorN/APolytechnicNot Accepting Applications
Academic Skills TutorN/APolytechnicNot Accepting Applications
Supplemental Instruction (SI) LeaderN/APolytechnicNot Accepting Applications
Online TutorN/AOnlineNot Accepting Applications
Online Graduate Writing ConsultantN/AOnline Not Accepting Applications


Contact Chloë Egan at chloe.egan@asu.edu or 602-496-0375.