Undergraduate Consultant Opportunity


Want to be a consultant with The Speaking Center? 

We accept applications for new peer tutors to begin each semester.  Positions are available to undergraduate students through the following tracks:

  •   Capstone Requirement for Communication Majors 
  •   Interdisciplinary/Work Study for Any Major (IDS:3949)

Peer consultants are expected to communicate effectively in public, interpersonal and group settings, show leadership qualities, take an interest in teaching and learning, and demonstrate professionalism.  


Applicants must: 

  • completed SPC-2608 or a similar course that shows a strong aptitude for public speaking.
  • demonstrate strength in communication skills and hold an interest in how communication works.
  • be committed to working with us for at least two (2) semesters.

Overall GPAs will be considered, a minimum overall GPA of 2.8 is required


To apply, expect to submit the following: 

  • a cover letter, explaining your interest in becoming a consultant with the center.
  • a current resume.
  • a faculty reference letter
  • 6-8 hours that you are available every week of the term.

After successful training, consultants will meet with peers, host talks, give center talks, and attend staff meetings/trainings. Contact us with any questions or stop by and visit us during the posted hours. 

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