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Become a peer mentor through OSEEL

February 15, 2017

*Editor’s note:  The Peer Mentor Application deadline has been extended to March 20th

The Office of Student Engagement and Experiential Learning (OSEEL) is accepting applications for peer mentors for a variety of programs during the 2017-2018 academic year: Research Rookies, Huskie Service Scholars and NIU Service Leaders.

If you are a rising sophomore, junior or senior interested in participating in the programs mentioned above and would like to take your experience to the next level by mentoring and assisting your fellow students, apply to be a peer mentor

As a peer mentor, you will connect with students in your program, facilitate small and large group discussions, provide program-specific resources and receive a stipend or hourly pay. Peer mentors must be sophomores, juniors or seniors enrolled full-time at NIU, eligible and committed to the program they mentor, and dedicated to helping other NIU students succeed both in and out of the classroom. Additionally, Research Rookie peer mentors must have previously participated in the program for at least one year. 

The application deadline for all programs is Wednesday, March 15.

Interested students can apply here or contact the Office of Student Engagement and Experiential Learning at [email protected] or 815-753-8154 for more information.