What is tutoring?

More than a hundred tutors trained by the Student Union Kaakko attend to a variety of tasks at Xamk each year. The purpose of the tutoring is to provide new students with a soft landing for new use and college. Tutors will introduce themselves to new student student culture and leisure opportunities. They also organize a variety of leisure activities and help with study-related matters.

How can I become a student tutor?

You can become a tutor by applying to a Tutoring course in Peppi when enrolling to the spring courses.

After completing common basic education 0,5 ECTS student will select specialization training 0,5 ECTS in which the student wishes to specialize. Selective specialization trainings are degree tutor, hobby tutor, exchange tutor or eTutor. The student completes the remaining 4 ECTS credits by acting the next academic year as a tutor.

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Why become a tutor?

Working together with students, the Student Union Kaakko and Xamk’s staff tutors become familiar with the  community and meet many new people. As a tutor, you will get valuable work experience and credits. Last but not least, you will have a great time.