Academic Peer Mentor Selection – 2013-2014 Academic Year
Thank you for your interest in applying to be a UNH Academic Peer Mentor! Academic Peer Mentors serve as an academic support system for students as they face new challenges and concerns during their first year of college. Your enthusiasm and desire to be a member of our team are two important components of the application process. We are excited about the possibilities that the future holds! In order to serve the needs of the UNH first-year student community, we are committed to the task of assembling a staff comprised of UNH’s most qualified student leaders. Being available, knowledgeable and caring are essential qualities of a good Academic Peer Mentor. We are seeking highly motivated, innovative and academically talented students for our team!
We strongly urge you to learn more about the Academic Peer Mentor position. This can be done by carefully reviewing the information on this website, in addition to speaking with current staff members about their personal experience on staff. We feel it is important that you be given the opportunity to explore all aspects of this position. You can be assured that holding the Academic Peer Mentor position will be one of the most beneficial choices you can make in your UNH career.
On the APM Selection website you will find some important information. Please read through it carefully. Each packet contains:
- Academic Peer Mentor Job Description and Code of Conduct
- Application for the Academic Peer Mentor position
- Two Recommendation Forms
- Interview Tips
- Frequently Asked Questions and Answers
Please remember that the position of an Academic Peer Mentor holds a tremendous amount of responsibility. All facets of the application process will be evaluated for your employability.
The Academic Peer Mentor position is a vital part of our staff. Your interest, cooperation and enthusiastic participation are gratefully appreciated! Should you have any specific questions or concerns, please don’t hesitate to contact either of us or make an appointment to talk to one of us in our offices.
Rebecca A. Kitchell Lynn DeRobertis
Associate Director of Residential Education Assistant Director of Academic Services
Bixler Hall Office of Residential Life Maxcy Hall room 210E
(203) 932-7076 (203) 932-7043