Extending Learning Within and Beyond the Classroom

Student Engagement

First-Year Scholar Peer Leaders

Description: First-Year Scholar peer leaders serve incoming top scholars – Carolina, Stamps Carolina, McNair, Horseshoe and Hamilton Scholars. They plan and implement the early fall programs for our First-Year Scholar class, and also serve as peer leaders the rest of the year to a group of 3-5 students.

Recruitment Time: 

Spring semester.

Qualifications: 

Must be a Carolina, McNair, Horseshoe or Hamilton Scholar.

Class Requirements:

Must be a minimum of second semester freshman.

Training: 

In August, the Tuesday before classes begin.

Meetings:

Monthly in spring and fall semesters.

Time Commitment: 

20-25 hours per semester, in addition to August event implementation.

Contact

Jan Smoak, jansmoak@sc.edu

Website/Social Media:

N/A

Pay:

Volunteer