Tutoring

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Tutor Request Forms

 

page_white_acrobat.png Request Tutor: Main Campus - Fall/Spring

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page_white_acrobat.png Request Tutor: South Campus - Fall/Spring

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Eligibility - Students are eligible for tutoring for any course in which they are currently enrolled. Cost - Services are provided without charge.

 

Access - Students come to the ASC and complete a "Tutor Request Form," on which they indicate days and times available for tutoring and sign a "Student Contract" indicating their understanding of their responsibilities as tutees.

 

Appointments - Based on available times of tutors and tutees, students are scheduled to meet with tutors as soon as possible after requests are submitted during hours when the Testing Center is open. Tutoring Services cannot be held responsible if, after a reasonable search, no qualified tutor is available. When tutors are available, sessions are scheduled at the South Campus ASC.

 

Frequency of Tutoring - Sessions for each course are scheduled for one hour on the same day at the same time each week.

 

Location - All sessions are held in the ASC unless resources in another campus facility are needed.

 

Termination of Services - An unexcused absence results in loss of tutoring privileges for the semester.

 

Availability of Services - Services are offered during fall and spring semesters. When funds are not available for summer sessions, a list of private tutors is posted.

 

 

Contact Information

 

Main Campus
6101 Grayson Drive
Denison, TX 75020
903-463-8751
South Campus 
1455 West Van Alstyne Parkway
Van Alstyne, TX 75495
903-415-2509

 

 

Interesting in becoming a Tutor?

 

Employment Eligibility - Students must have a U.S. social security card issued by 
the Social Security Administration. Documents to establish identity are also 
required. 
 
Basic Requirements - Students are eligible to apply to be a tutor after earning a 
G.P.A. of 3.0 at Grayson College (GC) and earning a G.P.A. of 4.0 in 
any course to be tutored. 
 
Texas Success Initiative -- Students should have demonstrated mastery of 
reading, writing, and mathematics knowledge and skills with passing scores on 
assessment tests, such as THEA or Compass. 
 
Faculty Recommendation - GC faculty recommendations are required for 
courses to be tutored. 
 
Training - Tutors are required to participate in on-the-job training sessions, 
which are an integral part of GC's tutor certification program. GC's tutoring 
program is certified by a nationally recognized organization, College Reading 
and Learning Association. 
 
Hours of Work - Based on available times of tutors and tutees, sessions are 
scheduled during hours when either the Tutoring or Testing Center is open. 
Hours of work cannot exceed 19 hours per week. Tutors should be available for 
appointments a minimum of 3 hours per week. 
 
Contact - Interested students should contact the Tutoring Coordinator in the 
Success Center, Room 115, to verify eligibility and openings for tutoring 
positions.