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PEER TO PEER MENTOR PROGRAM

Now Hiring!

Applications are now being accepted for peer mentor positions for the 2023-2024 academic year. Deadline to submit completed applications is Friday, March 17, 2023 at 11:00pm.

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Before filling out the application, please make sure to read the job description and qualifications. Please remember to press submit once you complete the application. Don’t forget to send a resume to Sidra Bahadar BAHADAS@LACCD.EDU after submitting your application.  

The Peer to Peer Mentor Program is open for both in-person and remote services

  • For questions, concerns, or other needs please email Sidra Bahadar at bahadas@piercecollege.edu or call (818) 710-2957 and leave a voicemail with your full name and phone number.
  • If you are a mentee in the program, meetings with peer mentors can be scheduled directly with each peer mentor via email. Appointments are held in person and via Zoom.
  • If you have any questions for peer mentors, they are all available on Cranium Cafe. Click on "Chat with a Mentor" on the left side.
  • If you would like to sign up for a peer mentor, you may fill out the mentee application. You will be contacted via email or phone by a peer mentor.

We will get back to you as soon as possible. Hours of operation remain the same.

Are you a new or continuing student who would like help on your journey through Los Angeles Pierce College (LAPC)? Read more about how you can sign-up to have a mentor from the Peer to Peer Mentor Program.

The Peer to Peer Mentor Program's Mission is to support the transition of students into LAPC by providing support, information, and guidance to increase student success academically, socially and emotionally.

Through committed service, peer mentors enrich the college experience by being supportive, approachable, and positive role models for students.

Diversity, Integrity, Community, Commitment to Student Success

Our program is made up of 14 peer mentors who are experienced LA Pierce College students. Peer Mentors are trained to:

  • Provide support & direction to new students
  • Encourage students’ engagement in their academics
  • Identify needs & connect students with relevant campus resources & information
  • Empower students to take ownership of their learning & success

Each mentor works with their students' schedules to set up one-on-one meetings held on campus.

  • Benefit from one-on-one meetings with your peer mentor by addressing your questions/concerns about college, academics, goals, or personal challenges.
  • Receive information about resources and events on campus such as ASO clubs, scholarships, or workshops to help make your college experience more meaningful.
  • Attend Peer to Peer events such as socials, workshops, and outings designed to engage and help build connections among students.
  • Develop your leadership skills by networking and learning how to get involved on campus.

  • Fill out the online application and a mentor will be assigned to you within 1-2 weeks.
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  • For any questions, please email Sidra Bahadar at BAHADAS@LACCD.EDU. Please include your name and Pierce student ID number.

Contact Information

Office Hours and Location

ONLINE ONLY
Mondays to Thursdays: 9:00AM - 4:00PM
Fridays: 9:00AM - 3:00PM
Saturdays to Sundays: Closed

Student Engagement Center/ASO, First Floor of Library

Contact

Sidra Bahadar
Email: bahadas@piercecollege.edu
Email: LAPC-P2P@laccd.edu
Phone: (818) 710-2957