The RBC Arts Peer Mentor Program

Become a mentor

Please note: We are not currently hiring mentors at this time. If you have any questions please contact us via email: artspeermentoring@ufv.ca.

 

Mentors share their experiences and offer individualized support to their mentees to assist in the development of strategies and skills that support a successful university experience.

Benefits of being a Peer Mentor:

  • Provides the opportunity to develop and improve upon leadership and organizational skills
  • Motivating experience; supports success towards your own goals
  • Strengthen your own study and time management skills
  • Paid work experience in a professional role 
  • Network within and outside of academic program
  • Make new friends and get (more) involved at UFV
  • Rewarding experience; satisfaction of knowing you have helped someone

New mentors are hired each Spring. Here is a brief overview of what we are looking for:

  • Leadership ability
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • A desire to help others achieve their goals
  • Comfortable working one on one with others
  • Work well independently and as part of team with minimal supervision
  • Able to manage time and responsibilities effectively
  • Creative problem solvers

NOTE: With some exception, successful applicants will be College of Arts students attending UFV full time (min. 9 credits) in both Fall and Winter semesters, and have (or will have by August) completed 75 credits with a minimum 2.67 CGPA.

 

Please note: We are not currently hiring mentors at this time. If you have any questions please contact us via email: artspeermentoring@ufv.ca.

 

2015/16 RBC Arts Peer Mentors



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