Join Our Staff

Joining our First Scholars staff is an amazing opportunity to develop your leadership skills.

Job description

The purpose of the First Scholars Mentor Program is to assist first generation college students in making successful academic and social transitions into college and beyond.  Mentors connect new first generation college students to the university by providing encouragement, knowledge about resources and experience.  Mentors also serve as role models and confidants, encouraging academic success and personal development to assist mentees with attainment of educational goals.


  • Represent the First Scholars program and the university
  • Attend all trainings and meetings
  • Meet with the First Scholars Coordinator regularly
  • Meet weekly with mentees, follow up with electronic and phone communication
  • Attend program events
  • Document interactions


$9.25 hour

How to apply

  1. Complete the Application Packet.
  2. Complete the Online Application.
  3. Include a copy of your resume with your application.

Application deadline

Sunday, December 21, 2014 by 11:59 pm