Living-Learning Community Peer Mentor

Interested in programming? Do you like to make a difference? Is mentoring a skill of yours? If so, why not apply to be a Peer Mentor for the Living-Learning Communities?



Both graduate and undergraduate students can be Peer Mentors. Peer Mentors are members of the Department of Residence Life and Housing and are compensated positions staffed and housed in one of the 18 Living-Learning Communities. They strive to work in conjunction with the Resident Assistant in the community.

For 2014-15, all Living-Learning Communities are located in either Spicer or South Residence Hall. Along with LLC staff, the peer mentor is responsible for programming, mentoring and collaborating with an LLC Faculty Advisor specific to the interest group or academic aspiration. The Peer Mentor helps first-year students transition to college life through social and educational programming.

From Outdoor Adventure to ROTC; Business to Pre-Med, there is a Living-Learning Community available to hundreds of students per academic year. Will you be there?

See the list of communities

Selection and Hiring Information

Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until each community is filled. Please submit all materials ATTN: Brandon Mikulski to Ritchie Hall. Interviews will be conducted as needed. Applicants will have the opportunity to select from preferred interview times should interview be extended. (Interviews will have the option to be conducted in-person or by phone.)

Peer Mentor Positions

Spicer

  • Army ROTC
  • Arts
  • Athletic Training
  • Communications
  • Dance & Theater
  • First2GO!
  • Health Professions
  • Nursing
  • Outdoor Adventure
  • Pre-Med
  • Speech Language Pathology & Audiology

South

  • Business
  • Education
  • Men in Engineering
  • Pre-Law
  • Service & Civic Engagement
  • Women in Engineering
Peer Mentor Job Description/Application

Please direct any questions regarding Peer Mentor employment for the Living-Learning Communities to Brandon Mikulski, assistant director for Living-Learning Communities, at 330-972-5492, or e-mail bam64@uakron.edu.