Center for Student Success

Supplemental Instruction


What does an SI Leader do?

A basic job description of an SI Leader includes the following responsibilities:

What are the benefits of being an SI Leader?

The position of SI Leader is a paid professional opportunity for student leaders to build positive and supportive relations with an academic department, gain experience working with and guiding students, and perform a critical examination of an academic discipline in preparation for an advanced degree. SI Leaders work approximately 10 hours a week and earn a stipend for the semester, which varies according to experience.

Who can apply to become an SI leader?

Students must be upper-class and have earned a B+ in the class in which they will be an SI Leader. A cumulative GPA of 3.0 is required and acceptance and support from the professor of the targeted high-risk course. The SI position is competitive; therefore a high GPA and verbal or written recommendations by professors is recommended.

How can I apply?

Obtain an application from the Center for Student Success in Gillum Hall 2nd floor, or download a copy of the application. Be sure to complete all parts of the application and submit a schedule of your semester's commitments for the semester applying. Mail the application to

Brad W. Byers

Coordinator - Tutorial Programs

Center for Student Success

Gillum Hall 201B, Indiana State University

Terre Haute, In 47809



SI Leader Application