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Peer Mentors

The Haslam College of Business is seeking outgoing and motivated business students to serve as BUAD 100 Peer Mentors for the fall 2020 semester. As a Peer Mentor, you will have the opportunity to make a significant impact on the academic, social, and personal development of first-year business students.

BENEFITS

Peer Mentors build valuable leadership skills by working cooperatively with an instructor, by developing and enhancing group facilitation and communication skills, and by serving first-year students as they transition from high school to the university.

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Pursuing a major in the Haslam College of Business
  • Cumulative UT GPA of at least 3.0
  • Clear judicial record
  • Outstanding interpersonal and communication skills
  • Genuine interest in serving as a role model of positive behavior and as an advocate for the interests and needs of first-year students

SELECTION TIMELINE

  • The application will go live on the Haslam College of Business website on January 13th.
  • Application materials must be submitted by 5:00 p.m. on January 31st.
  • If selected for an interview, applicants will be notified via e-mail by February 7th.
  • Group interviews will take place the week of February 17.

Please note: Business Administration 100 is similar in content and purpose to First-Year Studies 101. As such, students interested in serving as Peer Mentors for BUAD 100 should not also be engaged in the FYS 101 Peer Mentor program.