Tutoring

SILC Learning Support Services provides tutoring sessions for the school's various language programs.

Tutoring takes place online and in various rooms in the Language and Literature (LL) building. Specific locations are listed in each event on the calendars below.

Note: Learning Support Services does not hire or coordinate tutoring services outside of the School of International Languages and Cultures, nor does it make referrals to tutors or students not employed by Learning Support Services.  Please contact SILC's main office at 480-965-6281 for information regarding tutoring other than that which has been arranged for by Learning Support Services.

Who can receive tutoring?
Tutoring is open to anyone who is currently enrolled in a SILC language course or who completed a SILC language course during the previous semester.

How do you get tutoring?

    "Walk-In" Times: (Online and In-person.)

    • Check the calendars below to see when tutoring is scheduled.
    • Any time during a scheduled time: Just show up at the room that is listed on the calendar item or enter the online room (click on the link that is below the calendar).
    • Note: Some scheduled times are "online only".

    Appointments (Online and In-person):

    How long is each tutoring session?
    Tutoring sessions can be scheduled for as short as 5 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.
    • 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.

    How much does it cost?
    It's FREE

    Is there tutoring available for the summer?

    Yes!

    If you have any questions, please contact us at:

    silclss@asu.edu or call us at 480-965-3881



    SILC LSS TUTORING JOB OPPORTUNITIES



    Tutoring Calendars:
    Arabic Japanese
    Chinese Korean
    French Portuguese
    German Romanian
    Hebrew Russian
    Italian Spanish




    Arabic Tutoring is currently available for Walk-ins and by Appointment


    Click Here to Access the Online Arabic Tutoring Room




    Chinese Tutoring is available for Walk-ins and by Appointment.


    Click Here to Access the Online Chinese Tutoring Room




    French Tutoring is currently available for Walk-ins and by Appointment




    Click Here to Access the Online French Tutoring Room




    German Tutoring is currently available for Walk-ins and by Appointment




    Click Here to Access the Online German Tutoring Room




    Hebrew Tutoring is currently available for Walk-ins and by Appointment


    Click Here to Access the Online Hebrew Tutoring Room




    Italian Tutoring is currently available for Walk-ins and by Appointment




    Click Here to Access the Online Italian Tutoring Room




    Japanese Tutoring is currently available for Walk-ins and by Appointment






    Click Here to Access the Online Japanese Tutoring Room




    Korean Tutoring is currently available for Walk-ins and by Appointment




    Click Here to Access the Online Korean Tutoring Room




    Portuguese Tutoring is currently available for Walk-ins and by Appointment




    Click Here to Access the Online Portuguese Tutoring Room




    Romanian Tutoring is currently available for Walk-ins and by Appointment


    Click Here to Access the Online Romanian Tutoring Room




    Russian Tutoring is currently available for Walk-ins and by Appointment




    Click Here to Access the Online Russian Tutoring Room




    Spanish Tutoring is currently available for Walk-ins and by Appointment


    Click Here to Access the Online Spanish Tutoring Room






    Job Opportunities

    Learning Support Services (LSS) within the School of International Letters and Cultures is looking for Tutors to tutor language-learning students. We are looking for tutors who are reliable and dependable and are willing to help students enrolled in various language courses improve their understanding of the material being presented to them.

    Targeted Languages:

    • Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian - Spring 2020
    • Chinese - Spring 2020
    • Japanese - Spring 2020
    • Korean - Spring 2020
    • Polish - Spring 2020

    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 go to SILC LSS Tutor Description 

  • Instructions to Apply

    Application deadline is 3:00PM Arizona time on the date indicated.

    Please include all employment information in month/year format (e.g., 6/88 to 8/94), job title, job duties and name of employer for each position.

    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 from a targeted language instructor at ASU (instructor should also be listed as one of your three references).
    • Copy of a corrected exam.
    • 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.