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 courses in any of the following 100 and/or 200 departments: 
    • Archeology 
    • Biology 
    • Biomedical Physiology and Kinesiology 
    • Business Economics 
    • Business 
    • Computing Science 
    • Economics 
    • English 
    • Engineering Science 
    • Geography
    • History 
    • Mathematics 
    • Microbiology 
    • Mechatronics 
    • Philosophy 
    • Physics 
    • Political Science 
    • Psychology 
    • Sociology and Anthropology 
    • Statistics 

For Position Details and how to apply:

  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: Ongoing
Job ID: 5041

Application deadline: Sept 15, 2019