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Peer Leader Jobs

Through peer leadership, students can help other undergraduate students engage in goal-setting and skill development, personal transition to the university setting and effective decision-making.

Recruitment for Fall 2019 Peer Leaders

If you are interested in applying for Fall 2019 follow the link to RSVP for an information session.  You must attend an information session to receive a link to apply.

 

Peer leaders are trained through the College Reading and Learning Association International Training Certification to provide quality assistance to enrolled University of South Carolina students and to empower them to be independent learners.

 

Who is eligible?

Supplemental Instruction Leader

To be considered, you must:

  • be an undergraduate student at the University of South Carolina-Columbia
  • earn an A in the subject area in which you wish to support
  • have an overall GPA of 3.0 or above (on a 4.0 scale)
  • have earned at least 15 USC-Columbia credit hours
Peer Tutor

To be considered, you must:

  • be an undergraduate student at the University of South Carolina-Columbia
  • earn an A in the subject area in which you wish to support
  • have an overall GPA of 3.0 or above (on a 4.0 scale)
  • have earned at least 15 USC-Columbia credit hours
Peer Writing and Communications Leader

To be considered, you must:

  • be an undergraduate student at the University of South Carolina-Columbia
  • have an overall GPA of 3.0 or above (on a 4.0 scale)
  • have earned at least 15 USC-Columbia credit hours
Peer Consultant

To be considered, you must:

  • be an undergraduate student at the University of South Carolina-Columbia
  • have an overall GPA of 3.0 or above (on a 4.0 scale)
  • have earned at least 30 USC-Columbia credit hours
Peer Financial Consultant

To be considered, you must:

  • be an undergraduate student at the University of South Carolina-Columbia
  • have an overall GPA of 3.0 or above (on a 4.0 scale)
  • have earned at least 30 USC-Columbia credit hours


Recruitment for Fall 2019 Timeline

March 3rd-19th : Information Sessions 
March 22nd : Priority Applications Due
March 29th : Faculty Recommendations Due
April 1st : Individual Interviews Start
April 26th : Fall 2019 Position Notification 

  

Nominate a Peer Leader 

Do you know an exemplary student who would make a good peer leader? We are seeking capable candidates for several positions.

Candidates should be:

  • strong communicators
  • self-motivated
  • dedicated
  • able to work with undergraduate students in an academic setting

Peer Leader Nomination Form