How do I become a Study Zone Volunteer?

Help students in grades K-12 with their homework during Study Zone hours.


  • Providing help in all subject areas up to the 6th grade level
  • Specializing in one or two subjects up to the college-prep level
  • Working with 1-5 students in a group setting
  • Logging volunteer hours and student totals online


Study Zone tutors must be at least 16 years old. Tutors volunteering at the Youth Service Center must be at least 21 years old.

Time Commitment

2 hours, 1 day per week*

How to Apply

Volunteers must complete an online application, signature forms, interview, Washington State Patrol criminal history check, and a new tutor orientation.

Applications are accepted throughout the year.

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*Study Zone is closed during all major holidays and school vacations.