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We hire writing tutors who are motivated, responsible, and ready to guide UIW undergraduate students in improving their writing, regardless of the students' skill level. Working at the WLC will give you the chance to be a positive influence on students and to enhance your own writing and leadership skills.

All WLC employees must have:
-A minimum overall GPA of 3.0
-Strong written and oral communication skills
-A patient, empathetic attitude toward inexperienced writers
-The ability to maintain confidentiality

To apply, you need to submit:
-The application form below
-2 faculty recommendations addressing your writing skills:
-An academic writing sample
-An unofficial copy of your most up-to-date transcript

If you have any questions or need to apply using an alternate format, please contact the Director of Learning Support Services, Dr. Amanda Johnston, at or (210) 805-5856. 

Note: The Writing and Learning Center is connected to Tutoring Services. You are welcome to use the form below to apply to be a tutor for writing and/or course content. You are also welcome to use the form below to apply to be a receptionist at the Writing and Learning Center/Tutoring Services.

Tutor/Receptionist Application Form:

Check all that apply.

(Minimum 5 hours per week; maximum 20 hours per week)


In addition to your faculty recommendations, please provide the contact information for at least one professional reference (may be paid or unpaid).