Affordable and Effective 1:1 Tutoring for Local K-12 Students
Officially launched in 2016-2017, Maroon Tutor Match (MTM) is a University-student led program within NSP that directly matches University students to local families who are looking for individualized tutoring in a particular subject area.
On average, it takes only 5 weeks for MTM students see a consistent improvement in their academic performance, with most student's seeing a one-letter grade increase after tutoring! In 2017-2018, 173 University students participated in MTM and worked with 388 families.
Maroon Tutor Match charges $14 an hour for tutoring, where parents directly pay tutors for their services. Scholarships are awarded based on need as evidenced by participation in a government assistance program. All students with demonstrated need receive full-rate scholarships thanks to a generous grant from the University of Chicago's Women's Board.
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Maroon Tutor Match Tutors provide about 5,000 hours of tutoring in a year. Join an organization where your impact will be multiplied across a student’s entire academic career. Our MTM tutors report forming meaningful relationships with community families and often say that the highlight of their time at UChicago was being able to guide a student through their journey of academic success. For the convenience of all parties involved, all tutoring takes place within the Hyde Park area and tutors decide their own working schedule.