Attention to student assistants as resources in tutoring programs for nursing students in University Colleges is necessary. By adding student assistants for guidance in cooperation with academic staff, the guidance can serve the individual nursing student better with quality and academic formation aims. The guidance manage personal and professional development for several student assistants too. It is important that the assistants receive guidance from academic staff in how to guide fellow students in the nursing studies. At Buskerud University College student assistants have guided nursing students for years. Involved students have shared their experiences of guidance cooperation.