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  • Explore Engineering 2016
  • Foundation Scholarship 2016
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  • Burn Disaster & Wound Care Workshop
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  • Bistro Counseling Center
  • Recovery Website
  • HNS Live Webcam
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    Nine year UCC veteran appointed to the position.

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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.)
Peer Mentor Video - Winter 2015

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 we can 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

  • 8am-5pm, Monday-Friday

Where can you find us?

We are located in the Student Center, in Riverhawk Central

Get connected with the UCC community

  • Dr. Walter Nolte
    Dr. Walter Nolte
    Interim President
  • Emery Smith
    Emery Smith
    Social Science
  • Caroline Randall
    Caroline Randall
    Director of Student Support
  • Honey Mcnamara
    Honey McNamara
    Scholarships
  • Tafea Polamalu
    Tafea Polamalu
    Humanities
  • susan taylor 2
    Susan Taylor
    Director, UCC Foundation
  • Dave Stricklin
    Dave Stricklin
    Women's Basketball Coach
  • Jan Woodcock
    Jan Woodcock
    Social Science
  • Kira Oerman
    Kira Oerman
    Recruitment Specialist
  • Jason Heald
    Jason Heald
    Music
  • Marjan Coester
    Marjan Coester
    Student Life Director
  • Justin Lott
    Justin Lott
    Academic Advisor
  • danielle haskett
    Danielle Haskett
    Accessibility Services
  • Michelle Bergmann
    Michelle Bergmann
    Director of Financial Aid
  • Stephanie Newman
    Stephanie Newman
    Theatre Arts
  • Melinda Benton
    Melinda Benton
    Journalism