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Student Academic Resource Center

SARC is looking for diverse, enthusiastic, dedicated, and hardworking students who enjoy helping fellow UCF students succeed academically and who can contribute to our programs and services with their unique skills and abilities.

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Peer Tutor

SARC provides peer tutoring throughout the semester to undergraduate UCF students enrolled in the courses listed below. SARC Peer Tutors also conduct final review sessions during final exam week as part of Study Union Programming. Additionally, tutors become internationally certified through the College Reading and Learning Association (CRLA).

When applying, you must have a UCF Professor fill out the following Peer Tutor Faculty Reference Form. A copy of your MyKnightAudit (available through MyUCF) should be brought with you, if you are called for an interview. Review of applications will begin immediately. The application deadline for Summer is Monday May 7th or until all positions have been filled. All applicants must be able to attend an all-day mandatory training, Friday May 11th. The Application deadline for Fall is Friday, August 3rd. All Fall applicants must be able to attend an all-day mandatory training, Friday August 17th.

We are now hiring Peer Tutors for the following courses: BSC 2010 Biology I, CHM 1032 General Chemistry, CHM 2040 Chemistry Fund IA, CHM 2041 Chemistry Fund IB, CHM 2045 Chemistry Fund I, CHM 2046 Chemistry Fund II, CHM 2210 Organic Chemistry I, CHM 2211 Organic Chemistry II, COP 3223 Introduction to C Programming, COP 3502 Computer Science I, COP 3330 Object-Oriented Programming, COT 3100 Discrete Structures, ECO 2013, ECO 2023, ECO 3401, ECO 3411 Quantitative Business Tools, EEL 3004 Electrical Networks, EGM 3601 Solid Mechanics, EGN 3310 Engineering Analysis-Statistics, EGN 3321 Engineering Analysis-Dynamics, EGN 3343 Thermodynamics, MCB 3020 General Microbiology, PCB 3703 Human Physiology, PHY 2053 College Physics I, PHY 2054 College Physics II, PHY 2048 Physics for Engineers I, PHY 2049 Physics for Engineers II, STA 2023 Statistical Methods I, STA 3032 Probability and Statistics for Engineers.

Please note: Some courses are seasonal. A full list of courses is also available on the SARC Peer Tutor Application. Click on the "SARC Peer Tutors" heading to access the application.

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Access Academic Coach

SARC’s Academic Coaching Program offers a structured, collaborative approach to support the academic success of students admitted to UCF through the Access Program. Academic Coaches will provide guidance and ongoing feedback as they facilitate coaching sessions with assigned students during the Summer B term. Each Academic Coach will assist First Time in College students with building college level academic and study skills. The application deadline for this position is Friday, April 20th by 5:00pm.

To apply for this position, please complete the following steps.

  1. Complete SARC’s Employee Application.
  2. Include at least two valid references within the Employee Application including their contact information (former/current instructors or supervisors preferred).
  3. Attach a professional resume.
  4. Answer all questions completely and accurately within the employment application and submit by the deadline.

Please see the flyer here and the job description on the top right of this page for more details. If you have any questions, please contact Brandy Espinosa at Brandy.Espinosa@ucf.edu.

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SI Leader

Supplemental Instruction is a collaborative, group based series of study sessions that focus on study skills and course content. Supplemental Instruction Leaders (SI Leaders) are students who have already taken the course and received an "A", sit in on the course they’re doing SI for and then hold four, one hour study sessions per week to assist students. Benefits of being an SI Leader include enhancing leadership, teaching and communication skills, establishing connections and networking opportunities with faculty and staff and helping out fellow Knights.

Qualified applicants should have a 3.0+ GPA, have taken the course and received an "A", receive a faculty recommendation from the department of which they’re applying, be able to commit 10+ hour per week to the position, and be available for training on May 10th (Thursday) & May 11th (Friday), 2018 for Summer and August 16th (Thursday) and 17th (Friday), 2018 for Fall.

To apply, please thoroughly review the position description and FAQ. Then click the "SI Leaders" link to open the application. All applications require a completed application form, an attached resume and cover letter within the application, three listed references and a completed faculty recommendation form to be completed by a faculty member by following the link provided.

We are now hiring for the SUMMER 2018 and FALL 2018 semesters. You will be asked to indicate within the application if you would like to apply for Summer and/or Fall. Summer positions are limited, so we recommend listing Fall as an option when possible.

We are currently reviewing applications for the following courses:

Biology I (BSC 2010), Biology II (BSC 2011), Genetics (PCB 3063), Immunology (PCB 3233), Human Physiology (PCB 3703), Human Anatomy (ZOO 3733), Biochemistry (BCH 4053), Chemistry Fundamentals IA & IB (CHM 2040/CHM 2041), Chemistry Fundamentals I & II (CHM 2045/CHM 2046), Organic Chemistry I & II (CHM 2210/CHM 2211), Introduction to Programming with C (COP 3223), Object Oriented Programming (COP 3330), Computer Science I (COP 3502), Introduction to Discrete Structures (COT 3100), Electrical Networks (EEL 3004), Engineering Statics & Dynamics (EGN 3310/EGN 3321), Explorations in Mathematics (MGF 1107), Calculus I (MAC 2311), Physics I & II (PHY 2053/PHY 2054), Physics Using Calculus I & II (PHY 2048 & PHY 2049)

Are you a faculty member completing a reference for a Supplemental Instruction Leader applicant? Please click here to complete the Faculty Reference Form.

Deadline to Apply: Sunday, April 22nd by 11:59pm

*Some positions that are open for Fall only will re-open for applications during the Summer B term.