Writing Center

Become a Tutor

Interested in tutoring with the Fort Lewis College Writing Center?

Writing Center tutors should:

  • be enthusiastic about writing and working with others on their writing
  • be supportive in one-to-one tutoring situations
  • be reliable and trustworthy
  • be willing to participate in continual development as a tutor
  • have a minimum GPA of 3.0 overall
  • have strong grades (A-B level) in English and composition courses

Tutors must be able to attend a mandatory five-hour tutor orientation to be held before they begin working as a tutor. Tutors must also have a completed I-9 form on file with Financial Aid and a W-4 form on file with the Cashier's office. 

Application Process:

If you're interested in applying to become a tutor for Fall 2014, please follow the steps below. Applications for Fall 2014 will be accepted beginning January 8, 2014.

  1. Download and complete the tutor application and return to Lindsay Noisom, Administrative Assistant for First-Year Programs, in Jones 104 or Michelle Bonanno, Writing Center Director, in Jones 124.
  2. Selected applicants will be asked to interview with the Writing Center Director at a mutually convenient time.
  3. If hired, you must attend a mandatory tutor orientation held from approximately 8 am until 2:30 pm on Saturday, September 13, 2014.