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Tutoring for SILC's language programs is provided by SILC Learning Support Services.  For information regarding other tutoring possibilities, please contact the SILC main office at 480-965-6281.

Who can receive tutoring?

Tutoring is open to anyone who is enrolled in a current or upcoming SILC language course or who completed a SILC language course during the previous semester.

How do you get tutoring?

Appointments (Online Only)

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Note: We use TimeTap for scheduling appointments.

How long is each tutoring appointment?

Tutoring sessions can be scheduled for as short as five minutes or as long as 45 minutes.

What can the tutor go over with me?

  • Provide help with grammar, vocabulary, pronunciation and sentences structure.
  • Review graded assignments and exams with you, to help you better understand the material.
  • Brief conversation practice.

What can the tutor not help me with?

  • Cannot edit or critique your papers.
  • They do not take the place of meeting with your teacher.
  • Extended conversation practice.

How much does it cost?

It's free!

Is there tutoring available for the summer?

Yes! However, summer hours may vary slightly. 

What languages are available?

  • Arabic - (Not currently available.  Tutor needed.)

  • Japanese

  • American Sign Language - (Not currently available.  Tutor needed.)

  • Korean - (Not currently available. Tutor needed.)

  • Bosnian Croatian Serbian - Please reach out to your instructor.

  • Latin - (Not currently available.  Tutor needed.)

  • Chinese - (Not currently available.  Tutor needed.)

  • Polish - Please reach out to your instructor.

  • French

  • Portuguese - (Not currently available.  Tutor needed.)

  • German

  • Romanian - (Not currently available.  Tutor needed.)

  • Ancient Greek - (Not currently available.  Tutor needed.)

  • Russian

  • Hebrew - Please reach out to your instructor.

  • Spanish

  • Indonesian - Please reach out to your instructor.
  • Vietnamese - Please reach out to your instructor.
  • Italian

Job opportunities

Learning Support Services (LSS), within the School of International Letters and Cultures, is looking for Tutors for our language-learning students. We are looking for people who are reliable and able to help students improve their understanding of the class material.

So, what’s in it for you?

This position is great for building your resume in instruction, communications, leadership, and showing you’ve worked for a highly-regarded service unit at ASU. For further information, and to apply, go to SILC LSS tutor description.

Language tutors needed:

  • American Sign Language
  • Arabic
  • Chinese
  • French
  • German
  • Greek - Ancient
  • Korean
  • Latin
  • Portuguese
  • Romanian

Instructions to apply

The resume should clearly illustrate how prior knowledge, should clearly state which language you are applying to and experience meets the minimum and desired qualifications of this position. Please also include the following:

  • A cover letter in one of the targeted languages and English.
  • A minimum of one recommendation - (Should be a language instructor at ASU when possible.  Should also be listed as a reference.
  • Copy of an unofficial transcript showing current enrollment, completion and grade requirements.

ASU does not pay for travel expenses associated with interviews unless otherwise indicated.

Only electronic applications are accepted for this position.

If you have any questions, please contact us at: or call us at 480-965-3881