Office of Student Life: Creating the Extraordinary Student Experience

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R-LEAD Peer Mentors

Peer Mentor Points of Pride 

  • Peer mentors will co-lead a Legacy Group of approximately 7-10 first-year students. 

  • Peer Mentors will be able to share their college experiences with first-year students. 

  • 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 

 

Dates of Appointment: Saturday, August 11 - Saturday, August 18th

R-LEAD runs through August 12-15, and then all R-LEAD Peer Mentors and Participants will funnel into the OWL program, which runs through 8/18.

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 Applications for 2018 are now closed