Academic Enhancement Center

Roosevelt Hall, 90 Lower College Road, Kingston, RI 02881

– 401.874.2367

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Are you interested in a fun and rewarding job that involves helping your peers succeed while enhancing your own knowledge and skills? If so, the AEC may be the place for you!

We’re seeking motivated students who have a track record of academic excellence, a desire to develop education and leadership skills, and a willingness to work in a highly collaborative, creative environment.

Most positions offer opportunities to work for pay or for academic credit. Schedules are flexible and according to your needs. Experience helps, but often isn’t necessary. We provide ongoing training.

Take a look at the job descriptions below, and click the appropriate link to apply online. Once we receive your application, we will send you more information and let you know if you qualify for an interview.

The AEC hires students to any of 4 different positions:

  • Receptionist (administrative work)
  • Subject-based tutor (primarily biology, chemistry, math, and physics – also hiring for computer science, economics, and statistics)
  • Writing tutor (all subjects/majors)
  • Academic coach (all subjects/majors)

Each of our positions requires a different set of qualifications and time commitment. Please carefully read the descriptions attached below to decide what position(s) might be a fit for you and use the appropriate links to apply.




  • DESCRIPTION: Writing Center Tutor
  • Students interested in applying to be Writing Center tutors must first successfully complete the 4-credit course WRT 353: Issues and Methods in Writing Consultancy. For questions about the course or tutoring at the Writing Center for pay or credit, please contact Writing Center Director Heather Price ( APPLICATION for Writing Center tutoring staff.

If you are interested in athletics tutoring (working with student-athletes) or want to tutor in a subject not offered by the AEC, please apply online or contact Meredith Gibbons (


If you have questions about the positions, please contact the appropriate person below.

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