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OASS Home |Educational Opportunity Program |Support Services | Independent Tutoring

Independent Tutoring

If you need extra help in a course and prefer one-on-one tutoring, our office provides students and the community with an updated listing of academically successful tutors who are available to provide tutoring for students. These independent tutors have taken the course in which they tutor, achieved at least a B+ or better in the course, and possess a cumulative grade point average of at least a 3.0. Students interested in seeking an independent tutor are responsible for providing the tutor with remuneration. The hourly fee is negotiated between the student and the tutor, but the recommend fee is $8-12. 

If you are interested in obtaining an independent tutor, please visit our office located at Campus Center 110B or fill out an online application.


Independent Tutors

The OASS is looking for qualified people who are interested in tutoring students.  There is a wide range of courses available for tutoring and schedules are flexible. The pay is negotiated between the tutors and the students, but the recommended fee is from $8-12 per hour. To be qualified to be a tutor, you must have the following qualifications:

      -A 3.0 cumulative GPA

      -A B+ or better in the course you would like to tutor

      -A Personal or Professional Letter of Reference 

To apply to be a tutor, please fill out the online application or visit our office in Campus Center 110B. 

For further information about any of our services please contact our office. 

Office of Academic Support Service-Satellite Office
1400 Washington Avenue, Campus Center 353
Albany, NY 12222
Phone: (518) 442-5174