Apply to be an SI Leader
The role of the
SI leader involves modeling behavior that translates to success
in the classroom. By attending the class, the SI leader is able
to understand faculty expectations. The SI leader works with the
students voluntarily attending study sessions by generating
relevant discussions and creating worksheets and test questions
that enable students to feel empowered when encountering
difficult material. SI leaders participate in extensive training
the week before classes begin each semester.
If you are interested in
becoming an SI leader, the first step is to share your intention
with your course professor. SI leaders are recommended by their
professors for the position. Additionally, all SI leader
- Complete the SI course at SU with a final course grade
of A or B
- Maintain a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher
- Obtain a recommendation from the SI course professor
- Apply and interview for the position with the SI
SI leaders are hired on a semester basis and earn a semester
stipend. Recruitment for new SI leaders occurs in late September
and late February each year.
Interested in applying for an SI Leader position?
Click here for the fall 2015 SI leader application.
If you have any
questions, please contact Heather Porter, Assistant Director of
Academic Support and Supplemental Instruction, at