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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
  • Discipline/organization
  • Notetaking
  • 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.