Extending Learning Within and Beyond the Classroom

Student Engagement

Opportunity Scholars Mentor

Description:

Former participants in the program meet with freshman students in the program once a month mentoring, supporting, and building friendships while serving the Opportunity Scholars Program.

Recruitment date:

Mid-March 2015

Qualifications:

Students must be a participant in the Opportunity Scholars Program.

Class requirement:

Sophomore, Junior, or Senior class standing.

Training:

Training sessions will be held before Welcome Week and during the academic year in the form of monthly meetings.

Meeting time:

Monthly Meetings.

Time Commitment:

Varies - Mentors must meet with their mentee(s) at least once every two weeks and fill out an on-line contact form, attend the monthly mentor meetings/training and attend mentor/mentee events that the Opportunity Scholars Program has planned (if able).

Contact(s):

N/A

Social Media Sites:

Facebook: OSP at USC Mentors

Website:

www.sc.edy/trio

Pay:

None