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Writing Center Jobs

The Writing Center is now hiring! 

Writing Center Consultants are  energetic, thoughtful students who work in one-on-one and small-group settings.


  • Enrollment in at least 1 unit at Cal State San Marcos
  • Completion of GEW or equivalent first-year writing course at another campus with a B or higher
  • Completion of at least two semesters of college-level coursework
  • Good academic standing


The Writing Center is staffed by undergraduate and graduate students from a variety of disciplines. All consultants complete an intensive 10-hour training program and are eligible for certification through the College Reading and Learning Association (CRLA) tutor certification program. If you are hired as a consultant, you will be required to complete a one-day training before the Writing Center opens for the semester as well as attend one-hour workshops throughout the semester. This sequence consists of a minimum of 10 hours of training.

Interested in applying? 

Please email expressing your interest or if you have any questions. We do accept application packets year-round! 

During application review periods, you can submit your materials via Handshake.