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Peer Mentor Program

What is a Peer Mentor?

  • A knowledgeable and experienced guide
  • A trusted ally
  • A caring role model
  • An experienced person who provides information, advice, support, and encouragement to a less experienced person, often leading and guiding by example of his/her success in an area

Play the Peer Mentor video! (It's worth it.)

What are the benefits of seeing a mentor?

  • Improving study skills
  • Helping students learn how to network with peers, faculty, and administration
  • Improving self-esteem and confidence
  • Improving communication skills, including a clearer sense of what questions to ask when and where
  • Strengthening time management skills in personal, homework, and test taking situations
  • Strengthening academic skills in general leading to student success

What can we help you with?

  • Goal setting
  • Organization
  • Time management skills
  • Tips on how to get the most out of your courses and overall college career
  • Listening and note taking skills
  • Scholarship advice and help with the FAFSA
  • Understanding your learning style

Hours:

  • 9:00 AM-5:00 PM, Monday-Friday

Where can you find us?

We are located in the Student Center, in Riverhawk Central

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    Dr. Debra Thatcher
    President
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    Social Science
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    Director of Student Support
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    Tafea Polamalu
    Writing
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    Susan Taylor
    Director, UCC Foundation
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    Dave Stricklin
    Women's Basketball Coach
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    Jan Woodcock
    Social Science
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    Anthony Terra
    ASUCC President
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    ASUCC Vice President
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    Interim VP Student Services
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