UW Pipeline Project


Thank you for your interest! The application deadline has passed for this year.

Are you eligible for work-study through UW financial Aid?
Do you have experience tutoring?
Would you like to tutor at least 6 hours per week for the whole school year?
If so, join the America Reads with Pipeline team!

The America Reads with Pipeline Team:
The America Reads with Pipeline team is a program where UW students tutor weekly for the school year at 10 target elementary schools in South Seattle. Tutors focus on reading skills with elementary students, and build strong relationships with kids by making a three quarter commitment to their tutoring site. Tutors support the Seattle Public Schools effort to promote educational equity for all students, with a focus on under-resourced schools. America Reads with Pipeline tutors that are work-study eligible are paid for their tutoring hours.

*Earn $16-18 per hour for work-study eligible students
*Gain experience in an innovative elementary reading initiative

Step 1: Assure you meet the requirements:
*I am work study eligible (Not sure? Go to Schmitz 520 to ask!)
*I am available to tutor at least 6 hours per week during school hours (8am and 2:30pm)
*I can commit to tutoring from the entire school year- from October through June.
*I have at least one quarter of experience working with kids (Through Pipeline or another program)

Step 2: Read more and apply:
The Application Deadline has passed. If you would like information about future opportunities, please email pipeline@uw.edu