Peer mentors are a wonderful part of TRiO SSS! Returning members are paired with new freshman to provide guidance, both academically and socially, and a smooth transition to Columbia College.
Interested in being a peer mentor?
- Returning TRiO SSS members (30 hours of college credit completed)
- Academic good standing
- Positive attitude and knowledge of CC resources
- Good match for an incoming new member and desire to help others succeed
- Participate together in a TRiO SSS activity at least once a month
- Meet at least once a month for an activity outside of TRiO SSS
- Maintain written records
- Meet regularly with the Tutor/Mentor Coordinator
Please contact the Tutor/Mentor Coordinator at 875-7628 if you want more information, or if you want to provide mentoring. Applications are available for mentors outside the Tutor/Mentor Coordinator office.