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Peer Mentors are found in universities where they help students achieve good academic results. Essential duties listed on a Peer Mentor resume example include supporting first-year students, taking part in student meetings and training activities, answering to inquiries, and serving as a role model. Based on our selection of sample resumes for Peer Mentor, the most sought-after qualifications include good academic standing, the willingness to share information about the university and the campus, effective communication, people skills, self-motivation, and leadership. Eligible candidates come from various educational backgrounds and are usually sophomores or seniors.

1

Peer Mentor

Assisted students by providing study sessions to 25 - 30 students receiving additional support with their studies.

  • Organized study sessions, weekly personal check - in's, and coordinated weekly fundraising food/bake sales.
  • Assisted students with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Power Point, also educated them on creating blackboard and email accounts.
  • Guided students in the development of skills and strategies for dealing with their problems.
  • Maintained confidentiality of records relating to their education and personal files.
  • Counseled students individually, assisted them in overcoming obstacles of their first year in college, adjusting to life, and making proper choices to stay focused.
  • Developed weekly reports on each student and their progress, and of weekly activities.
  • Referred students to community resources or to specialists as necessary.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Social Services
AS
Social Services
BA
Leadership
2

Peer Mentor

Created 12 monthly newsletters that highlighted important events for veterans on and off campus and collected email addresses from students and outside sources

  • Helped several students learn about the FASFA process and were able to help students obtain over $22,000 from federal Pell Grants
  • Helped student veterans who were having difficulty transitioning from veteran to scholar and identified resources on and off campus that they could utilize
  • Created a pamphlet that students could use to identify locations on and off campus that provided various resources
  • Founded Sigma Tau Alpha Co-Ed Fraternity at California State University, Northridge in order to offer and create a common bond for life-long friendship between veterans, their dependents, and the student population with the help of other student veterans
  • Helped plan numerous events that occurred on and off campus, such as a veteran graduation ceremony, Operation: Comedy, high ropes courses, and site visits to Vet Center Sepulveda, Vet Center Chatsworth, and San Diego State Universities' Veteran Resource Center
Candidate Info
1
year in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AA
Sociology
BA
Sociology
MA
Master of Arts
3

Peer Mentor

Hired based on excellent academic performance to assist with various duties in the Student Success Center.

  • Assist students with registration process in Registration Laboratory. Teach students how to select courses and register, and to use various software related to college attendance (e.g., Blackboard classroom software, Web Advisor, etc.)
  • Created promotional flyers for "Lunch and Learn" student workshops on various topics.
  • Called students to encourage them to register or conduct surveys to collect feedback.
  • Acted as receptionist at front desk in absence of administrative assistants; registered students for advising sessions, provided information and resolved issues.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
AS
Social Science
4

Peer Mentor

  • Assisted transfer students with their transition into Rutgers University by providing these students with valuable information regarding the resources available at Rutgers University and answering the inquiries of these students
  • Provided academic coaching as well as advice on class scheduling, time management, and study skills
  • Submitted tracking forms to the Graduate Advisor detailing the progress of the student after each meeting
  • Attended events with students that promoted STEM fields and careers and helped the student develop professionally
  • Attended monthly meetings with Graduate Advisor as well as monthly staff meetings where one detailed the progress of each student assigned and participated in event planning for SSFT Non-Residential Community as well as the RU-STEPed Up For Success Community as a whole
  • Was awarded for being one of the top peer mentors of the community
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BA
Biological Sciences
5

Peer Mentor

Developed a study-oriented community for 70 first-year residents by referring to academic resources on campus

  • Enhanced residential community by coordinating at least ten social and educational events each semester
  • Provided role-model ethical leadership for community members
  • Consistently and objectively enforced code of student conduct and university policy
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BBA
Operations & Information Management
6

Peer Mentor

Served as a peer educator, role model, and mediator for students living in residence halls

  • Provided direction and support for student learning, character development and academic success
  • Planned and implemented community events and study group sessions for academic classes
  • Maintained community and fostered resident relationships while being an academic resource
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
BA
Applied Psychology
7

Peer Mentor

Counseled non-matriculated students on selecting a concentration and registering for required classes to satisfy their specific major curriculum

  • Drafted and presented different scheduling options to students to help in properly allocating time for classes, extra work, and free-time
  • Offered emotional support for students dealing with emotional hardships
  • Report all meetings to a log that includes student information, requested information, and options provided
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
6
years
at this job
BS
Psychology
Business Management
8

Peer Mentor

Informed and assisted students in preparation for Northeastern University's co-op program

  • Reviewed and edited student resumes during one-on-one meetings
  • Conducted mock interviews with mentees to prepare students for live interviews
  • Mentored and supported students during the co-op search process
  • Supported professor as a teacher's assistant for co-op class
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
9
months
at this job
BS
Business Administration
9

Peer Mentor

Volunteered as a peer mentor for the MSW Practice Skills Peer Mentor Program assisting first-year MSW students with basic interviewing skills development.

  • Modeled basic interviewing skills and techniques through case discussion and role play practice interviews.
  • Provided mentoring and training to enhance first year MSW student's field placement practice experience.
  • Participated and collaborated in peer mentor team meetings to provide feedback for program development.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
BA
Bachelor of Arts
MA
Master of Arts
10

Peer Mentor

Aided in the engagement, recruitment, retention, and completion rates of DDP students

  • Provided new DDP students with social/academic support and knowledge of campus resources/processes
  • Assisted experienced DDP students in finding and executing leadership opportunities
  • Delivered a structured social network to DDP students via Facebook
  • Coordinated and participated in community service projects
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
5
months
at this job
AS
Pre-occupational Therapy
BA
Community Health

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