Peer Mentors

LINKS Peer Mentors assist in supporting the retention and success of culturally, socially, and geographically diverse new, first-year students. Peer mentors facilitate individualized one-on-one mentoring, group study sessions, and small group activities that help ease the transition to OHIO’s campus.

To apply for this position, candidates must meet the following requirements:

  • Hold at least a 2.75 cumulative grade point average
  • Be in good standing with Ohio University
  • A commitment to fostering an inclusive community of diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives

Successful candidates will be responsible for the following prior to official hire:

  • Complete official LINKS Peer Mentor application
  • Enroll in and successfully complete INST 4930, LINKS Peer Mentor Seminar, in the spring semester
  • Complete all required payroll forms
  • Submit appropriate documentation for student employment

Peer Mentor One-on-One Contact Form