Application to Become a Peer Mentor

The guiding philosophy of the Peer Mentorship Program is “Students Helping Students”.

Would you like to:

  • Serve as an energetic and enthusiastic volunteer to help a student succeed at College of the Rockies?
  • Provide assistance and support for a fellow student?
  • Serve as a resource for a student at the College?
  • Help facilitate and encourage participation in Student Life activities… and more?
  • Serve as a positive role model?
  • Gain valuable volunteer experience for your employment resume or scholarship application?


  • Be a current full-time College of the Rockies student (at least 60% course load or 3 courses in each semester). Part-time students may be considered.
  • Have previously completed one semester of course work.
  • Be in good academic and student conduct standing.
  • Be willing to learn and share information about the College of the Rockies community, student life, and campus resources.
  • Demonstrate good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Have a genuine desire to help your peers succeed.
  • Demonstrate leadership potential.
  • Be self-motivated with a positive attitude.
  • Have a desire to participate in mutual learning opportunities.

Specific responsibilities of a Peer Mentor:

  • Display a willingness to learn.
  • Complete program training
  • Meet with student once per week for the duration of the position. (2 term position)
  • Serve as a positive social and academic role-model.
  • Inform student peers about various resources and services available at College of the Rockies and within the community.
  • Attend various social events with student peers to build social skills and friendships at events offered by Student Life, Student Association, International Department and Indigenous Education.
  • Complete a brief reflection of your experience both mid way through and at the end of your participation.
  • Have fun!

Ready to become a Peer Mentor? Apply below!

  • **This must be your college email address. For example; Your email address does not include your student number.
  • For example: 01234567
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