Academic Peer Mentoring
Academic Peer Mentoring matches undergraduate students with a peer mentor who will help them improve their academic success skills. These are skills that can be applied across a wide range of courses and throughout your educational career.
Topics for mentoring sessions might include
- Time management
- Study techniques,
- Preparing for exams,
- And more!
Note: the following topics are not included in peer mentoring:
- Creating 4-year plans
- Academic Advising
- Stress management
- Sleep management
- Mental health counseling
- Learning differences such as ADHD, dyslexia, etc.
Peer Mentoring Time Commitment
- Mentees commit to meeting with their peer mentor every week for one hour.
- At your first meeting, you will find a time that works best for you and your mentor’s schedule.
- You can request to meet with your mentor in person at the ASC or via zoom.
Request an Academic Peer Mentor
Interested in applying for a Academic Peer Mentor? Watch the orientation video below and then fill out our application!
Academic Peer Mentoring Requests for Spring 2024 are now open.
We currently have a short waitlist for the peer mentoring program.
Please watch the Academic Peer Mentoring orientation video prior to filling out a request.
Click here to join the waitlist an Academic Peer Mentor.
You will receive an email if/when you are matched with a mentor. Applications close on March 20th, 2024 at 5pm.
Questions about Academic Peer Mentoring?
Email the Academic Success Center or call 919.515.3163.