Peer Mentor

Peer Mentor

A Peer Mentor is a UW-W student leader who serves as a resource to new students during their first semester at UW-W.  Peer Mentors lead a group of new students through Club U-Dub Dub, our two-day fall orientation program, and assist an instructor with the facilitation of a New Student Seminar section.  Throughout the fall semester, Peer Mentors remain in contact with new students to answer questions and to coordinate fun activities.  If you're a freshman at UW-W, you've got a Peer Mentor!



APPLY NOW to be a 2015 Peer Mentor!

Applications to join our team of 95 Peer Mentors are now available.  Applicants must have a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.8 and have completed at least one semester at UW-Whitewater.  Earn $900 through this great leadership experience!

To apply, please complete the following:

1. Review the position description which includes the required dates of the position.

2. Complete the Peer Mentor application by noon on Wed., February 11, 2015

3. Have 2 references submit a Reference Form by noon on Wed., February 11, 2015. One reference must be a UW-Whitewater faculty or professional staff member. Student staff members such as Peer Mentors and RAs may serve as a reference however they do not count as a UW-W professional staff member.

Attend the Mentor Information Session:

Tuesday, February 3, 2015
5:30pm, University Center Room 266
Learn more about the position!

Questions?  Contact Marie Hornickel, Coordinator of Mentor Programs
262.472.1939 or



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