Student Employment - Multicultural Services

Off Campus Tutor

Ability to tutor in specified subjects
Maintain a 2.5 GPA
Availability (evenings & weekends)
In good social standing

America Reads Tutor 

The America Reads Program began as a part of former President Clinton’s Initiative to ensure that all children are reading independently by the end of 3rd grade. Ursinus College has been a part of this initiative for over 15 years. Each participant in the program must be on Federal Work Study.

Tutors Job Requirements:

  • Ability to tutor elementary and middle school students in most subject areas;
  • Ability to go to the sites from 3-6pm two to three days per week i.e. Mondays thru Fridays; Transportation is provided.
  • Enjoys working with children;
  • Participate in the annual Holiday Celebration.

 America Reads Coordinator

The America Reads Program began as part of former President Clinton’s initiative to ensure that all children are reading independently by the end of 3rd grade. Ursinus College has been a part of this initiative for over 15 years. Each participant in the program must be on Federal Work Study.

The Coordinator’s responsibilities include:

  • Scheduling the student tutors to work at the Tutoring Sites;
  • Secure drivers for the vans;
  • Serve as liaison between the directors of the sites and the director of the America Reads Program;
  • Ensure that timesheets are accurate and submitted on time;
  • Ability to tutor elementary and middle school students in most subject areas. 

The Coordinator is selected by being a tutor in the program for at least a year.

Office Assistant

Greets and Directs all Visitor
Handles all inquiries (phone and drop-ins)
Thorough Knowledge of general informations about Ursinus College & Office of Multicultural Services
Take Messages
Assist Other Workers as Needed
Assist with Set-Up of Common Room

Newsletter Writer/Newsletter Assistant

Off Campus Tutor Coordinator

Excellent telephone presence
Excellent interpersonal skills
General Knowledge of Ursinus College
Dependable
Ability to assign tutors to tutees
Excellent organizational skills