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Apply to be an SI Leader

Interested in becoming an SI Leader?


  • Convenient job located on campus
  • Content mastery
  • Opportunity to collaborate with peers and faculty
  • Improved leadership and communication skills
  • Strong recommendation letters toward graduate school, post-graduate employment, or scholarships
  • Excellent resume booster
  • Flexible work schedule


  • Must be a current undergraduate student at UHD
  • Minimum 3.0 cumulative GPA
  • Effective communication skills
  • Earned grade of B or higher at UHD in the desired course
  • Recommendation letter from a UHD faculty member related to the desired course
  • Capacity to work with students with diverse backgrounds
  • Commitment to work the time promised
  • Must be able to commit at least one academic year to the SI program
  • Be able to attend a paid mandatory training prior to Fall/Spring semester

Job Responsibilities

  • Attend all class meetings of the selected course, take accurate notes, and understand all the homework/reading assignments and projects (be a model student)
  • Facilitate at least two 60-minute small group study sessions per week throughout the semester
  • Use 2-3 hours per week to plan group activities, exam reviews, and worksheets to help facilitate student learning
  • Provide additional SI sessions as necessary (e.g. prior to quizzes and exams)
  • Meet with the course professor weekly
  • Report to the SI Asst. Director periodically
  • Attend and participate in mandatory SI Leader staff meetings as scheduled

How to Apply

You will need a resumé and cover letter to complete the application (please indicate the desired course in your cover letter).

Visit the UHD HR careers website and select "Student Employment." Search for "Supplemental Instruction" to locate the current job posting.

Have a UHD faculty member submit a Faculty Recommendation Form on your behalf to

 We are seeking applicants to fill positions for the following courses:
  • BIOL 1301
  • BIOL 1302
  • CHEM 1307
  • CHEM 1308
  • CHEM 2301
  • CHEM 2302
  • CS 1410
  • ECO 2302
  • HIST 1305
  • HIST 1306
  • MATH (1300 - 2402)
  • PHYS 1307
  • PHYS 1308
  • STAT 2305

Last updated 5/15/2023 6:18 AM