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Supplemental documents needed for Tutor, SI Leader, Online Tutor, and Learning Strategist Positions

Please note: If you have applied previously, new application materials must be submitted in order to be considered.

Required supplemental documentsHow to submit documents
CAPS required questionnaire. Download the Microsoft Word document here.Applicants should attach all of these documents to their online application.

Unofficial transcripts from ALL academic institutions attended, undergraduate and graduate.

Please note: CAPS is unable to accept transcripts that have been copied/pasted into other programs (such as Microsoft Word).

Click here for more details on how to obtain acceptable transcripts.

A copy of your Financial Aid Award (only if you have been awarded work study).

An academic writing sample (only if you are applying to be a writing tutor).

Click here to view writing sample preferences.


A recommendation from a professor, instructor, or faculty member in the subject area for which you want to tutor/SI. Your recommendation may be from a Teaching Assistant (TA) if and only if they are listed as the instructor of record for the course in the course catalog.

Please contact the individual you've chosen and have them complete the following form:

Not sure how to ask your professor for a recommendation? Click here to see our sample email.

*If any required documents are missing from an application or are deemed unacceptable, CAPS holds the right to either request new documents or remove the application from consideration. If new documents are requested, an email will be sent to the applicant and will result in a delay of the application being reviewed.