Office of Student Life: Creating the Extraordinary Student Experience

2018 Peer Mentors

2018 Peer Mentors



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R-LEAD Peer Mentors

Peer Mentor Points of Pride 

  • Peer mentors will co-lead a Legacy Group of approximately 7-15 first-year students. 

  • Peer Mentors will be able to share their college experiences with first-year students and serve as a role model. 

  • Peer Mentors will help first-year students familiarize themselves with campus resources and involvement opportunities.

Peer Mentor Job Description:

  • Serve as a mentor and role model to R-LEAD participants 
  • Co-lead a Legacy Group composed of 7-15 first-year students 
  • Facilitate small group discussions about college life, campus resources, and involvement opportunities 
  • Facilitate socio-cultural conversations with Legacy Groups 
  • Remain engaged during the entirety of the R-LEAD Program, including program sessions 
  • Ensure that all members of your Legacy Group are accounted for at every R-LEAD event 

 ** Peer mentors are NOT required to be a part of the OWL program once the R-LEAD program ends, but if you're living on campus, you will need to pay for your housing until move in day. To continue to have your housing paid for, you'll need to sign up as an OWL.**

Dates of Appointment: Saturday, August 10 - Saturday, August 17

R-LEAD runs through August 11-14, and then all R-LEAD Peer Mentors and Participants will funnel into the OWL program, which runs through 8/17.

The Office of Student Life - Residence Life aims to select for 20 student leaders who are interested in welcoming and leading a group of incoming first-year students. Peer Mentors play an impactful role during the program and must have a desire to help positively mentor a new generation.


R-LEAD Peer Mentor application will open Monday, 2/4/19 

Apply here:

*** Applications are due by Friday, 3/22 by 11:59pm ***