â€œcommitted to provide extra support to students so they may succeed academically, improve their grades and achieve their educational goal of attaining a college degree.â€?
What is an Academic Peer Mentor? An Academic Peer Mentor is a junior, senior or a graduate academically advanced student who will meet with you weekly to offer you mentoring and peer advising to assist you in achieving academic success throughout the semester.
What can a mentor do for me? ·
Assist with planning weekly schedule
Help track progress in completing course assignments
Improve time management skills
Improve with study skills
Assist in advising and registration
Help you understand you options for major/minor
Assist with getting tutoring when needed
Refer to appropriate campus resources as needed
What students have said about the Program! “I was on the verge of quitting school; then the APM came in and helped me realize my goals.” -Anonymous, 2009 “I found it more comfortable conversing with a fellow student rather than someone who couldn’t relate to me..” -Anonymous, 2010
Meet the Academic Peer Mentors! Paul Architecture; 4th-year
Vu Accounting; 4th-year Nick Architecture; 3rd-year
Gisselle Business Management; 4th-year Angie Business Management/Fashion; 3rd-year
Janelle Animation; 3rd-year Sarah Accounting; 3rd-year
Kevin Architecture; 5th-year Ruth Fashion Design; 3rd-year
Luis Architecture; 3rd-year Andrea Interior Architecture; 4th-year
Arevik Accounting; 4th-year Jessica Communications; 4th-year
Jason MBA Graduate Grace Master Business Administration; Graduate
This could be YOU! Apply at Whitten Student Center!
How can I sign up? Contact Evelyn Alfaro; email@example.com ; (818)252-5129 ... or complete an â€˜APM Request Formâ€™ at the Whitten Student Center!