Become an Upswing Coach

Apply Now to Impact Tomorrow

Supporting students is one of the best ways to prepare for the future. Together, we can improve student learning and college retention by connecting students with other college students, professional instructors, and teachers. And hey, you can make some money in the process.


Flexible for Your Teaching Style

Use chat, audio, video, and the virtual whiteboard to teach in a way that makes sense for you.

Real-Time & Interactive

Understand exactly where a student may need additional support by working through problems and talking through solutions.

Flexible Working Location

All Upswing sessions occur online, so you have the ability to work from the comfort of your own computer. All you need is a working internet connection to start!

Set Your Own Schedule

Pick your own working hours, and choose whether you want to only offer a few hours per week or work with students every night and on weekends.

Make Some Extra Money

Get paid for every session you complete! Being an Upswing Coach is the perfect job for a college student, instructor, or professional tutor looking to make a few extra dollars.


Create an Account in Minutes!

1. Build a Profile

Start by registering your email address and entering in profile information about yourself. Information like name, education, experience, and a profile picture help to show off your expertise to students before they select you as their coach!


2. Verify Your Identity

Verify yourself through either Facebook or LinkedIn. We'll use this information to validate your identity and. Don't worry, we wont post to your account without your permission first!


3. Select Subjects of Expertise

Choose the subjects that you feel comfortable teaching. The subjects that you are able to provide include areas like math, science, foreign language, and even mentoring. We'll then gauge which subjects you are an expert in and which may need improvement.


4. Set Your Schedule

Set your own schedule and choose the dates and times that work best for you. After obtaining a coach account, you will also be able to set your status to "Online Now" if you want to provide immediate coaching to student.


5. Complete a Session

After completing your registration, we'll take you through a demo of how the virtual learning center works. After that, it's up to you to respond to student session requests and begin using Upswing!