Office of Student Life: Creating the Extraordinary Student Experience

2019 Peer Mentors

2019 Peer Mentors

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 (subject to change): Saturday, August 15 - Wednesday, August 19

R-LEAD runs through August 15-19, and then all R-LEAD Participants  will funnel into the OWL program, which runs through 8/22.

Residence Life is looking for 20 student leaders to serve as Peer Mentors for 2020 R-LEAD Program. This position offers the opportunity to develop leadership and facilitation skills and experience mentoring incoming first-year students. This is a volunteer position. Meals are paid for throughout the program, and you may arrive early at no cost to your on-campus assignment. If you live off campus, we are not able to provide temporary housing.


The 2020 R-LEAD Peer Mentor application is OPEN and will close Monday, March 23rd 

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