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Student Life Mentors

Details About the Mentor Position

  • Must be in good academic and disciplinary standing with the University
  • Must have established a 3.2 cumulative GPA and be in good standing with the Honors Scholars Program
  • Must be available for ALL Mentor Training Sessions (April and August)
  • Must be a currently enrolled undergraduate student at time of application
  • Must have completed HON 110
  • Must be available 12:30 -1:45 p.m. TR in Fall 2022 to attend HON 110 classes
  • Provide support for honors freshmen through programming and outreach
  • Facilitate the adjustment of new honors students to UNCW through the introduction of campus services, academic resources, campus involvement opportunities
  • Share knowledge and resources about UNCW
  • Serve as a role model and mentor
  • Coordinate with honors RAs for activities and programs
  • Meet weekly during the Fall with HON 110 instructor
  • Email students at least once a week
  • Set up a time to meet individually (or in pairs) with students at least once before fall break
  • Offer to meet with students in a group at least once a week for first half of fall semester
  • Attend all HON 110 class meetings (12:30 to 1:45, TR)
  • Help organize panels and discussion topics in HON 110 as needed
  • Assist Honors freshman in meeting their cultural and service requirements and track student completion of said requirements
  • Explain to students best practices for class discussion and interaction
  • Plan and implement a class-wide activity per month
  • Participate in Freshman Convocation
  • Volunteer during Freshman Move-In
  • Have fun being a mentor!
  • This position term will end at the end of the Fall 2022 semester.
  • Must be a full-time student for Spring 2022 and Fall 2022
  • Must maintain good academic standing with the Honors Scholars Program
  • Must maintain a good disciplinary standing (being found responsible for any violation of the Student Code of Life may constitute termination)
  • Must fulfill all Honors Mentor Responsibilities
  • Compensation: $8.00/hour – up to 5 hours/week (approximately $600 for a semester)