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Peer Mentor Application Information


Expectations of a Peer Mentor

  • Attend FYS 101 Conference
  • Attend 2018 Peer Mentor Welcome Event
  • Attend all 401 courses (for new Peer Mentors)
  • Attend all fall FYS 101 classes
  • Serve as a role model and mentor to your FYS 101 students
  • Assist your FYS 101 instructor with the FYS 101 course
  • Communicate with FYS Staff and Peer Mentor Coordinators
  • Successfully complete FYS 402
  • Help recruit and select new Peer Mentors


  Application Directions:

  • You cannot save the application and come back to it. You must fill it out in one sitting.
  • You must have one UT reference (no undergraduate students may serve as a reference). The reference will not receive an email until you submit your application.

Peer Mentor Application

PLEASE NOTE: If you have never served as a Peer Mentor before, you must complete FYS 401. This is a 1-credit hour course that you will take in the second session of Spring 2018. If you plan on being a Peer Mentor, save 1-credit hour in your Spring 2018 schedule. 

If you have questions or concerns, please email Meagan West at


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