Living-Learning Community Peer Leaders

Peer Leaders are upper-year students who are academic mentors for students in the Living-Learning Communities.

Each Living-Learning Community has Peer Leaders from the relevant program (i.e. the Arts and Business Living-Learning Community has Peer Leaders who are upper-year Arts and Business students).

 

Duties include

 
  • Developing 1-1 relationships with the eight to fifteen students in your cluster
  • Sharing your academic experience with students in your cluster
  • Referring students to campus resources (i.e. academic advisors, Counseling Services)
  • Encouraging students to take advantage of resources and get engaged with campus life
  • Building connections with faculty, alumni, and other upper-year students
 

What we're looking for

 
  • Excellent communication, teamwork, leadership, and critical thinking skills
  • Candidates who enjoy, and are successful, in their academic program
  • Genuine interest in helping other students succeed
 

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Please stay tuned for Fall 2019/Winter 2020 Details.

If you have any additional questions, please contact us at living.learning.coordinator@uwaterloo.ca.

 

Frequently asked questions

 

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University College Residences

If you are interested in becoming a Peer Leader at any of the University College Residences, please contact: