Tips & Tricks
- 🖥 Use a computer when updating your profile — You'll be amazed how a larger screen can make the website easier to navigate
- ✳️ Use Google Chrome as your internet browser (recommended)
Account Approval Criteria
- ⚡️Your Profile needs to be 100% complete (*Video is Optional)
- ⚙️ Complete your Account Status
- 📆 Update your Tutoring Availability Calendar
- 🔒 You do NOT need to update your Payout Preferences until you start teaching
Your profile strength directly affects your profile success. Take a few moments to complete your profile today!🏅
Frequently asked questions
How long does it take to get approved?
- Once your profile is complete, please allow 72-hours for our team to review your application.
Does GoPeer take a commission on the tutor's hourly rate?
- No. Tutors keep 100% of their earnings. Students pay $20/hour for tutoring and tutors earn $20/hour.
- We use a very secure payment processing system called Stripe so your information is safe (Stripe is also used by Amazon, Lyft, Google, Spotify, Zillow, Yelp, OpenTable, Expedia, Kickstarter, Warby Parker, Slack, and many others). Stripe has been audited by a PCI-certified auditor and is certified to PCI Service Provider Level 1. This is the most stringent level of certification available in the payments industry.
How and when do I get paid?
- Payouts are on a rolling basis – they are automatically initiated after each completed session and will be electronically deposited into your bank account within 1-3 days.
How GoPeer Works
What is GoPeer?
- GoPeer.org pairs vetted college students who attend top-tier universities with students for 1-to-1 tutoring lessons.
- GoPeer’s mission is to improve the quality and lower the cost of education. This is why GoPeer's vision is to make tutoring accessible for all students.
How do Lessons Work?
- Students and tutors communicate through GoPeer’s secure online classroom, using tools like real-time face-to-face video conferencing, photo/document sharing, and a virtual whiteboard/notepad to collaborate or edit essays.
Students Browse Tutor Profiles or Request Recommendations
Students Contact Tutors via GoPeer Secure Messaging
Share Documents & Files
Book Lessons & Manage Tutoring Logistics
Track Lesson Analytics
Review Saved Lesson Work, Upload Files, PDFs, Worksheets and more
Teach +153 subjects in GoPeer's Virtual Classroom
- Chat us (bottom right). We are here to answer your questions. Ask us anything!