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Tutorial Center

2nd level of the Phillips Memorial Library
Phone: 401-865-2855

For additional information:
Sr. Carolyn Sullivan
Assistant Director for Tutorial Services
Phillips Memorial Library, Room 226
Phone: 401-865-1010


By appointment only
Monday - Thursday: 8:30 am - 9:00 pm
Friday: 8:30 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday: Closed
Sunday: 2:00 pm - 9:00 pm

 See Also

Departments that offer Tutoring

Peer Tutor Application

Qualifications for being a tutor:

  • Member of the class of 2015, 2016, 2017 in good disciplinary and academic standing
  • Self-confident and competent (B+ or above) in courses you wish to tutor
  • Good organizational skills, personal time management, patience, creativity, and a desire to help others be successful
  • Generous, flexible, having a sense of humor, and being a basically happy person
  • Possess solid understanding of academic skills and college resources that make a successful college student 

Duties and responsibilities will include:

  • Mandatory attendance at training sessions - August 2014
  • Appropriate professionalism as a liaison of our Office as well as of Providence College
  • Available for an average of 8 one-hour appointments each week between Sunday and Friday
  • Conduct a tutoring session so the student is involved in active learning
  • Keep the priority of a tutoring appointment once it has been made
  • Follow each session with accurate and complete record entered into Tutortrac
  • Sharing your own successful study and learning skills
  • Assisting in any administrative tasks related to the Tutoring Center

Contact Sister Carolyn Sullivan at (401) 865-1010

Applications received after 4/5/2014 will be contacted as positions open; thank you for applying.

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