Academic Peer Advisors (APAs) assist students with developing an academic plan and major exploration. Peer Advisors are paired with a full-time professional advisor and have the following job responsibilities:
Advise first-year students with academic planning
Assist in the delivery of University College program and services, which may include public presentations
Acquire a general knowledge of University programs, services, policies including all applicable academic deadlines
Assist the University College Advising office with answering phone calls, checking in students in the reception area, scheduling appointments for advising staff, and providing timely and accurate information to appropriate University offices
Be a Peer Advisor
Each year we hire new APAs who help their peers succeed.