MUST HAVE FEDERAL WORK STUDY ELIGIBILITY AS PART OF
YOUR FINANCIAL AID PACKAGE.
The Office of Disability Services provides note taking assistance to
students who are registered in the office. Duties: Take notes for
classes that you are attending. Qual: Must be enrolled in the class and
attend on a regular basis, have a GPA of no less than 2.8, have good
penmanship or be willing to type the notes outside of class and be able
to follow the rules outlined on the Note Taker Information Sheet. A
student may be a note taker in more than one class. Hours: Varies;
based on the class you are enrolled in. Pay: $100 per semester; to be
paid at the end of the semester. The pay is prorated if the student
taking the notes or the student receiving the notes drops the class.
Contact: Come to the Student Employment Office to receive a list of
classes that need a note-taker.
On-Campus Tutors, Academic Assistant Office, lower level of the Library. Duties: Tutoring Furman students in subject specific areas of study. All subjects are needed. There is a high need for Statistics, Computer Science, Math and Chemistry. Qual: Must complete one semester at Furman University and have a "B" or higher in the class, transfer equivalency or AP credit accepted. Hours: Hours are not guaranteed; work is based on need. Pay: $7.55 per hour. Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tutors for the America Reads/America Counts Tutoring Program, area elementary schools and YMCA After-School Programs (80-100 needed). Duties: Tutoring elementary age students from kindergarten to sixth grade in reading and math. Qual: Must be dependable. Will need to follow the dress code for Greenville County Public Schools (shirt/blouse, jeans, and sneakers). Hours: Flexible, based on your schedule. Pay: $8.00 to $11.00 per hour based on the program location. Contact: Please sign up in the Student Employment Office.