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Become an SI Leader at the Supplemental Instruction

Get paid to have fun, work a flexible schedule, make new friends and gain leadership experience by becoming an SI leader.

Main Campus UTSA

Leadership Experience

SI Leaders can gain professional leadership experience by working with Professors, Supervisors, and other SI Leaders.

Downtown UTSA

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Follow the instructions on how to apply for an SI Leader position at the Supplemental Instruction.


Ultimate Leadership Experience | Supplemental Instruction

Get paid to have fun, work a flexible schedule, make new friends and gain leadership experience by becoming an SI leader.

SI leaders work 10 hours per week during the Fall & Spring semesters. Primary responsibilities include:

  • Attend all class meetings of the selected course, take notes and read assigned materials.
  • Actively recruit SI participants by making weekly announcements about the availability of SI sessions to students and by posting session information every class meeting.
  • Conduct three 50-minute study sessions per week throughout the term.
  • Ascertain course requirements, plan effective learning activities and provide handouts for use during SI sessions.
  • Maintain contact throughout the term with the course professor.
  • Meet with other campus SI leaders and supervisory staff at weekly meetings.
  • Maintain office hour each week in the SI office.
  • Attend the mandatory SI Leader training prior to the start of every Fall and Spring semester.

Application Process | Supplemental Instruction

The application process has three steps:

  • Step 1: Fill out and submit the application either online or in person at one of the SI office locations (JPL 4.02.08 or DB 2.114). All applicants meeting the minimum eligibility requirements can go on to step two.
  • Step 2: After submitting your application, you will be contacted to schedule an interview with one of the SI Program Coordinators.
  • Step 3: Hiring decisions are finalized in consultation with the Director of SI after interviews have been completed.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Overall GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Successful completion of assigned course with an A or B grade
  • Successful completion of 24 undergraduate credit hours (post high school)

Applications and Links

Qualified applicants who meet the minimum eligibility requirements will be contacted by phone to schedule a formal interview with an SI Program coordinator. Hiring decisions are finalized in consultation with the Director of Supplemental Instruction.


Faces of SI | Supplemental Instruction


For more information, please contact Supplemental Instruction at:
Supplemental.Instruction@utsa.edu.
Main Campus | JPL 4.02.08 | 210-458-7251 | Downtown Campus | DB 2.114 | 210-458-7251