Be a Tutor


Tutor Application

We are always looking for qualified tutors to work at the Math Center.  You DO NOT have to be a Math Major to be a tutor. 

Minimum qualifications:

  • Be a University of Nevada, Reno student enrolled in at least six credits.
  • Have completed Calculus I (Math 181 at UNR).
  • Earned at least a B in all college math courses.
  • Possess good interpersonal and communication skills.

Application Process: 

Interested students submit an application form and an unofficial transcript to the Math Center. 

    • You can submit your application to the University Math Center in person -Pennington Student Achievement Center, Room 300.
    • Or email it to:

If your application qualifies, you will be contacted to take the Math Center Tutor Exams. 

    • The Math Center gives two exams to assess mathematical skills and knowledge.  Here is a study guide.

Depending on your application and test scores, we will call you for an interview.  If you have any questions please e-mail