volunteer programs

ReachOut Tim Tutors


Application for ReachOut Tim Tutors-Fall 2016 will open August 1, 2016. If you have any questions, please email reachout-staff@mit.edu.

Dates to remember:

  • ReachOut Tim Tutors information session: Tuesday, September 13 at 7:30 pm, room 5-134.
  • Deadline for application: Thursday, September 15 at 12 pm. Apply here!
  • Mandatory program orientation for new tutors: Tuesday, September 20, 7-8 pm, W20-PDR 1&2 (3rd Floor of Student Center).
  • Start date: Monday, September 19 (returning tutors); Monday, September 26 (new tutors).
  • End date: Thursday, December 16.

The ReachOut Tim Tutors program recruits, trains, and matches MIT students, faculty, staff, spouses and partners with children at a local community center to engage and challenge them with reading and math activities. Watch a video featuring the ReachOut Tim Tutors program.

In addition, ReachOut Tim Tutors is a Federal Work-Study eligible program. Students who are eligible for Federal Work-Study as part of their financial aid package can be paid for providing this valuable community service. Learn more here.

To find out more about ReachOut Tim Tutors, read our Resources page, the Frequently Asked Questions, email reachout-staff@mit.edu or call us at 617-253-8065.