Apply to work with the Math & Science Learning Center

The MSLC has opportunities for undergraduate tutors, peer leaders, learning assistants, and general staff.  Please use the links below to apply for positions in the MSLC!

MATH Tutor or Grader

Thanks so much for your interest in supporting UIC student learning!

Please complete the application at the link below to be considered for a MATH tutor or grader position for Fall 2019.  Please submit your information prior to 12PM (noon) on Friday, August 30.

Please contact Ignacio Alvarez (ialva2@uic.edu), Director of Advising, Outreach, and Math Placement, with any additional questions about these MATH positions.

Apply to be a MATH tutor or grader

Peer Leader

Thank you for your interest in becoming a Science Peer Leader to support student learning in select biology, chemistry, or physics courses.  We are now accepting applications for Fall 2019 Peer Leaders!  Please download the application form using the link below and submit your completed application to the MSLC main desk.

Our staff will contact you if any available positions match your experience and interests in future semesters.  Please note that all new Peer Leaders are required to complete a training course to help prepare them for this important work.

Please direct any questions about the Peer Leader program to the MSLC Director, Danielle Liubicich (dlubi@uic.edu).

Apply to be a Science Peer Leader

MSLC Ambassador

Our dedicated team of MSLC Ambassadors greet all visitors entering the Center, help direct visitors to the various academic services provided in the Center, assist with general logistics including the sign in process, help maintain a welcoming learning environment for all, and serve as leaders in this wonderful space.

If you would like to learn more about this opportunity and potentially join our Ambassador team, please complete the form using the link below and email the MSLC Director (dlubi@uic.edu) expressing your interest.  Please email or stop by with questions about the Ambassador role any time!

At this time, most positions have been filled for the Fall 2019 semester.  You are welcome to submit an application to indicate your interest, and if any new positions open up that match your availability, the MSLC staff will contact you as soon as possible.

Please note:  To be eligible for the Ambassador position, applicants must be enrolled as undergraduate students at UIC for the Fall 2019 semester.

Thanks so much for your interest in joining our team!

Apply to be an Ambassador

MATH Learning Assistant

Thank you for your interest in the Math Learning Assistant Program. We invite undergraduate students with excellent math and communication skills to become learning assistant in math courses from 090 through 181. Being a Learning Assistant is a weekly commitment of at least six hours per week, including assisting in lectures, working with students in the Math and Science Learning Center on a regular basis, and meeting with the course coordinator and other LAs, with an additional requirement for new LAs to participate in a one credit hour math education course.


We are no longer accepting applications for the Fall 2019 Learning Assistant Program.  If you are interested in working as a Learning Assistant in future semesters or would like to learn more about this wonderful program, please contact Debra Levine at dlevin6@uic.edu.

MATH Academic Support