Academics First Tutoring Program

Academics First Tutors are on-call paid positions for graduate and undergraduate students committed to working with individual student-athletes and Indigenous students in a variety of disciplines, helping them understand course concepts as well as developing and improving their academic learning strategies.

Please note that we are especially interested in candidates who:

  • Have a CGPA of at least 3.000
  • A minimum grade of A- in any course listed for tutoring
  • Feel confident in their ability to teach any of the following courses: 
    • Business (BUS 207, BUS 251, BUEC 232) 
    • Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology (BPK 110)
    • Criminology (CRIM 103)
    • Economics (ECON 103, 105)
    • Mathematics (MATH 155, 157)
    • Physics (PHYS 101)
    • Psychology (PSYC 100, 102)
    • Statistics (STAT 203)

For position details and how to register: 

  1. Go to and click on "Student"
  2. Log in with your computing ID and password
  3. From the left hand menu, click on "Opportunities"
  4. Click on "Getting Involved"
  5. Enter the Job ID in the "Search by Opportunity ID" search field

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i Note:  This opportunity is recognized on the Co-Curricular Record (CCR), an official University document that tracks students’ co-curricular involvement at SFU. Learn more about the Co-Curricular Record.

Type: Paid
Campus: Burnaby

Hiring Period: October
Job ID: 4636

Start date: Fall 2018
Application deadline: October 10th, 2018