• Peer Tutoring

    peertutoringPeer Tutors

    SSC peer tutors are currently enrolled Del Mar College students. It takes a certain kind of person to be a good tutor. Some characteristics noticeable in good tutors are a positive outlook, a genuine desire to help others and the ability to patiently tutor another student.

    Peer Tutor Qualifications

    • Upon hire, tutors receive training and are certified through the nationally acclaimed College Reading and Learning Association - International Tutor Training Program
    • Have an overall GPA of 3.0 to 4.0, are currently enrolled, and have an “A” or “B” in the subject area tutoring
    • Two faculty recommendations
    • Complete an application and interview

    Peer Tutoring Locations

    East Campus
    Student Success Center

    St. Clair Building, Rm. 111
    (361) 698-2259
    Monday-Thursday: 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
    Friday: 8 a.m.-2 p.m.

    Veteran Center
    Harvin Center, Rm. 271
    (361) 698-2243
    Monday-Thursday: 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
    Friday: 8 a.m.-2 p.m.

    West Campus
    Tutor Center  Emerging Technology Building, Rm. 114
    (361) 698-2683
    Monday-Thursday: 8 a.m.-6 p.m.

    Veteran Center
    Coleman Building, Rm. 106
    (361) 698-1750
    Monday-Thursday: 8 a.m.-6 p.m.
    Friday: 8 a.m.-2 p.m.

    Nursing Success Center Peer Tutoring
    Health Sciences 1, Rm. 113
    (361) 698-2864
    Monday-Thursday: 5 p.m-8 p.m.
    Friday: 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

    Summer Hours
    Monday-Thursday: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
    Friday: 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m.