The Peer Mentor Program gives students an opportunity to serve the College of Behavioral and Social Science. Peer Mentors primary role is to teach other students about their degree requirements during graduation planning workshops. Students gain public speaking, teaching, and leadership skills as well as 2 credits per semester of service.
If you are interested please download an application at https://exch.mail.umd.edu/owa/redir.aspx?C=192ff07901b049a8af80c0537b7873a3&URL=http%3a%2f%2fgoo.gl%2fCLXPq. Completed applications for the Fall 2012 semester needs to be returned in person to the BSOS Advising Center by May 10th, 2012.
To be eligible to serve as a representative, the following criteria must be met:
+If the student is a Double Major, the primary major must be in the College of Behavioral and Social Sciences
+Student must be a BSOS major for a minimum of 2 semesters
+Sophomore, junior, or senior standing with intentions to return for Spring 2013 and Fall 2013
+At least a 2.5 GPA within major
+Must have a cumulative GPA of 2.5+
+Must be in good judicial/academic standing