The Office of Transfer Services is looking for new Transfer Student Mentors for the 2017-18 academic year! TSM's work closely with transfer students to help them throughout their transition and college experience at Appalachian and help with Transfer Track tours, lead Transfer Pre-Orientation sessions, support transfer programming, serve as a mentor to new and incoming students, and create a welcoming environment for transfer students at Appalachian. TSMs develop leadership and mentorship skills through service learning.
Attend weekly meetings on Wednesdays at 5:00 PM
Complete a minimum of 30 hours of involvement as a mentor per semester
Be able to attend ALL trainings and required events
Exhibit strong leadership potential and experience
Be in good academic standing with the University and maintain a GPA average of 2.5 or better (for any first semester student offered a position, the position will be contingent upon first semester grades).
Be in good judicial standing with the University
Interested applicants must attend one of two interest sessions, which will be held:
Tuesday, April 4 at 5 pm in the Admissions Theater in John E. Thomas Hall
Monday, April 10 at 6 pm in the Admissions Theater in John E. Thomas Hall
Applicants are required to attend the TSM Candidates Social which is part of the Interview Process on
Tuesday, April 25, 5:00 - 6:30 PM (Location to be announced soon)
The deadline to apply is Friday, April 14 - apply online now! Interviews will take place Tuesday, May 2 through Thursday, May 4. Email questions to email@example.com or call 828-262-7441.