Become a Peer Academic Coach


Applicant Requirements

  • Currently an Augusta University student
  • At least 2 semesters at Augusta University (Tutoring experience preferred)
  • Minimum 2.8 G.P.A
  • Earned at least 30 credit hours (Sophomore or higher)
  • Possess effective interpersonal and communication skills

What is a Peer Coach?

Peer Academic Coaches are current undergraduate students who demonstrate a mastery of the holistic elements of academic success. Peer Academic Coaches:

  • Help students identify barriers to academic success and assist students in creating action plans for overcoming those challenges
  • Help the students to maximize their potential for academic success by supporting them and assisting them in gaining effective study strategies and behaviors.

Job Responsibilities

Hold drop-in coaching hours to assist students with their academic barriers

Research and develop small group academic coaching workshops on a variety of academic topics including but not limited to:

  • Time management
  • Organization
  • Note-taking
  • Reading Strategies
  • Study Skills
  • Memorization
  • Exam Preparation & Test Taking Strategies
  • Motivation & Attitude
  • Goal Setting
  • Communicating with Professors
  • Academic Resources & Asking for Help

Salary: $10/hour

For additional questions, contact us at asc@augusta.edu or 706-667-4777.