Minority Assistance Peer Program (MAPP)
MAPP is designed to assist first-year students of color in their transition to the University of South Carolina (USC) by providing them with a trained mentor for their critical first year. The program works diligently to establish positive networks for the student’s matriculation—academically, socially, and culturally.
New Student Orientation, on-going
All incoming, minority students are encouraged to apply online. Coaches (second-year students) and Mentors (third-, fourth-, and fifth-year students) must apply online as well during the appropriate Coach/Mentor recruitment periods (usually spring semester).
There is ongoing training for Coaches and Mentors.
Each Wednesday at 6:00pm in the Russell House Theater
2 (1 hour weekly meeting + time with your mentee) hour per week, plus periodic social outings and service opportunities
Please contact Gavin Weiser, Assistant Director, Office of Multicultural Student Affairs at firstname.lastname@example.org or 803-777-7716.
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