Extending Learning Within and Beyond the Classroom

Student Engagement

Study Abroad Peers

Description:

Study Abroad Peers are USC students who have returned from studying abroad. These students work in a pre-professional capacity with the Study Abroad Office staff to promote study abroad on campus and to support prospective, current, and returned participants.

Recruitment date:

E-mails go out to students who have studied abroad and qualify for the position. Applications available during the month of July.

Qualifications:

One semester of study abroad. 

Class requirement:

None

Training:

Two half-day group training sessions the first few weeks of employment as well as a half day group training session at the beginning of spring semester; bi-weekly training is conducted on an individual basis throughout the academic year.

Meeting time:

The ongoing training meeting times will be set at the beginning of each semester.

Contact(s):

Susan Hochreiter, Senior Study Abroad Advisor

Website:

Social Media Sites:

www.facebook.com/USCStudyAbroad
www.twitter.com/USCStudyAbroad
www.youtube.com/user/USCStudyAbroad
www.pinterest.com/uscstudyabroad

Pay:

Per hour