Center for Learning And Student Success 

The Center for Learning And Student Success (CLASS) provides a variety of programs to help students engage, achieve and excel at FAU and prepare for a future of lifelong learning. Please click here to view our full mission statement, vision and values.

Our Programs

Learning Communities - Open to only first-year students, learning communities help students make a fast, smooth and easy transition to FAU.

Supplemental Instruction (SI) - SI is a series of FREE weekly peer-facilitated study sessions for students taking historically difficult courses.

Tutoring - Small group tutoring is available for a variety of undergraduate courses. Most of our FREE peer-led tutoring sessions are appointment-based and take place in the Center for Teaching And Learning.

eTutoring - In collaboration with the Center for eLearning, CLASS offers FREE eTutoring for students enrolled in some of FAU's most difficult online courses. 

eSuccess - In an effort to foster online student success, our eSuccess services are designed to address the needs of both novice and seasoned online learners.

CLASS collaborates with a variety of partner offices at FAU to support programs such as Jump Start, Up Owl Night and the Passport to Student Success Conference. 


Jump Start Peer Educators (JSPEs) co-teach the SLS 1411 course within the Jump Start program for incoming first-year students. Peer educators are trained to provide both individual and group mentoring and educational support to these students throughout their first fall semester. JSPEs earn $8.50/hr and immeasurable personal rewards! 

  • Are you a current FAU student with a minimum 3.0 overall GPA (undergraduate student with 60+ credits or graduate student)?
  • Have you been at FAU for a minimum of one semester?
  • Do you have a desire to help first-year students succeed?
  • Do you want to receive training and support on effective group mentoring and facilitation strategies?
  • Are you interested in co-leading a class of approximately 20 first-year students and building connections across FAU?
  • Are you available in Fall 2017 on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4-5:50 PM? 
  • Are you available in Fall 2017 for our mandatory training - Friday - Saturday, August 18 & 19?

If you answered yes to these questions, we invite you to CLICK HERE to learn more and apply to be a Peer Educator (PE) through the Jump Start (JS) program today!

Apply today! Deadline to submit the application and required references is April 3, 2017 at 9:00 AM


Center for Teaching and Learning

 Last Modified 3/13/17