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The Lions for Learning Tutoring Program is an off-campus initiative that employs Loyola Marymount University undergraduate and graduate work-study students to assist with in-class and after school tutoring at local elementary and middle schools.

Information for LMU Students

Benefits of participating in the Lions for Learning Tutoring Program:

  • Work-study students get the hands on experience that a school environment provides
  • Tutors develop professional and social skills in a diverse setting while building strong community ties
  • Lions for Learning tutors serve as role models and mentors while helping school children develop reading and math skills

Student Forms

Lions for Learning Schools

  • Cowan Elementary
  • Katherine Johnson STEM Academy
  • Loyola Village Elementary
  • Orville Wright Middle
  • Paseo del Rey Elementary
  • Playa Vista Elementary
  • St. Anastasia
  • Visitation Elementary
  • Westchester Lutheran
  • Westport Heights Elementary
  • WISH Charter Elementary
  • WISH Charter Middle

Information for Schools

Lions for Learning School Qualifications

  • The organization must be non-profit and provide proof of certification; i.e. tax exemption form.
  • The primary work assigned to the students will be tutoring in elementary or middle school grade levels in the areas of literacy and math.
  • The work assigned to the students by the organization will be (a) in the public interest and (b) will not result in the displacement of employed workers or impair existing contracts for services. Both parties agree that no students will be denied work or be subjected to discrimination under this agreement on the grounds of race, color, religion, gender, national origin or disability.
  • Once an organization is approved as a Lions for Learning site, LMU will pay 100% of the actual compensation payable to each student employed at the school from its work study funding.

Please contact offcampuswork@lmu.edu for more information.