Extending Learning Within and Beyond the Classroom

Student Engagement

Opportunity Scholars Mentor

Description: Former participants in the program meet with freshmen students in the program once a month through mentoring, support and building friendships while serving the Opportunity Scholars Program. 

Recruitment:
Mid-March 2013

Qualifications:
Student must be a participant in the Opportunity Scholars Program

Class Requirements:
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

Meetings:
Monthly meetings

Time Commitment:
Varies - Mentors must meet with their mentee(s) at least once a month, fill out a contact form, attend the monthly mentor meetings and attend the mentor/mentee events that the OSP has planned (if able).

Contact:
Jamala Harrison, Opportunity Scholars Program Academic Advisor
jamalah@mailbox.sc.edu
803.777.5125

Website:
www.sc.edu/trio

Pay:
None