Peer Mentor

Peer Mentor Group Photo

The Peer Mentor program is an opportunity for second-year students to provide support to students that participate in Summer Bridge. Mentors receive extensive training, a generous stipend, and share their invaluable expertise with first-semester students. Mentors are selected through an application, interview, and recommendation process.

To apply for a position you must:  

  • Be a United States citizen or eligible for Federal financial aid

  • Have a minimum 2.5 cumulative G.P.A. at the time of application and through your contract time

  • Be a full-time student

  • Participate in Peer Mentor training dates during the spring semester

  • Participate in Summer Bridge Training (residential training at CAC immediately prior to Summer Bridge)

  • Live on campus during Summer Bridge Training and Summer Bridge Week

  • Mentor assigned students throughout Summer Bridge Week and the fall semester

Peer Mentors should be outgoing, helpful, courteous, energetic, respectful individuals with a desire to assist incoming freshmen.

If you are interested in becoming a Peer Mentor print out the Peer Mentor application below or come to the TRIO office, T204, in the T Building to complete an application.


For more information:

Gail Nettles, M.S.
TRIO Project Director
Office: Signal Peak Campus, T204

TRIO Office
Phone: 520-494-5007
Office: Signal Peak Campus, T204

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