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Peer Mentor Application Materials


First-Year Experience (FYE) is currently looking for peer mentors for the 2014-2015 academic year (employment begins in summer 2014).

The FYE peer mentor program aims to improve and enhance student success in the first-year and beyond. Peer mentors act as a mentor and leader, guiding students to appropriate campus resources. Peer mentors are open minded, organized, educationally driven, have a positive attitude towards college life, participate in campus life, engaging, and are considered a role model. Peer mentors positively represent the UW-Stevens Point campus, enthusiastically welcome new students and their parents, and serve as a mentor and leader for new students during summer orientation and throughout the academic year.  

Application timeline:

  • Applications available: Monday, December 16, 2013
  • Applications due: Friday, March 7, 2014 at 12:00pm
  • Application review: February 21-March 10, 2014 (Once your application has been turned in, application review will begin and you will be contacted for an interview)
  • Interviews: March 3 - 17, 2014

How to apply:
Turn in the following items by Friday, March 7, 2014 at 12:00pm:
  • A current resume
  • A completed Peer Mentor Position Application (including personal information, reference information, and essay responses
  • Two reference forms completed and turned into the First-Year Experience Office by a professional in the UWSP university community


Turn in application materials to:

UW-Stevens Point

First-Year Experience Office, Old Main Room 212

2100 Main Street

Stevens Point, WI 54481