The SMART Learning Commons employs undergraduate students in a variety of positions. We support our employees both as students and as professionals by connecting training and job experiences to the University's Student Learning Outcomes and Student Development Outcomes. 

Peer Learning facilitators

Peer Learning facilitators are undergraduates who lead group learning sessions for challenging undergraduate courses.

  • Spring 2019 - positions are filled at this time
  • Fall 2019 - hiring begins in March and April - math, chemistry, and nursing
  • Learn more and APPLY here

Peer tutors

Peer tutors are undergraduates who provide academic tutoring for students in math, chemistry, writing, physics, computer science, and more. 

  • Applications are accepted on a rolling basis in the event of an unanticipated vacancy.
  • SMART will begin recruiting applications in late-February/early-March for Fall 2019.
  • Priority application deadline is April 12, 2019
  • Learn more and APPLY HERE.

Student media consultant

Student media consultants staff the Media Services and Information desks at Walter, Wilson and Magrath Libraries including processing incoming media equipment and film reservations, troubleshooting technology, and answering general questions. Successful candidates enjoy helping people, are eager to learn, and are reliable. Pay rate is $10.15/hour. Students with work study are preferred. 

  • Spring 2019 - No job openings
  • Applications are accepted on a rolling basis for future opportunities. Send your resume to the Media Services Site Manager.

SMART hours & locations

LocationMarker in an upside down teardrop shape Location: Room 204 | Map
PhoneAnalog phone receiver Phone: 612-624-1584
ClockA circle with lines representing a clock face Desk hours:
Monday-Friday
8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
Saturday
Noon - 5:00 p.m.
Sunday
Noon - 9:00 p.m.
LocationMarker in an upside down teardrop shape Location: Basement | Map
PhoneAnalog phone receiver Phone: 612-626-8262
ClockA circle with lines representing a clock face Desk hours:
Monday-Friday
9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Noon - 5:00 p.m.
LocationMarker in an upside down teardrop shape Location: Room 75 | Map
PhoneAnalog phone receiver Phone: 612-624-2125
ClockA circle with lines representing a clock face Desk hours:
Monday-Friday
10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Saturday
Closed
Sunday
Closed

Looking for group study space?

Rooms in SMART's Walter and Magrath locations can be reserved for two-hour blocks up to two weeks in advance.

Learn more!

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Media Questions: smartmedia@umn.edu
All Other Questions: smartlc@umn.edu


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