Peer Mentors

Peer Mentors

Peer Mentors are diverse upper-class student leaders that provide academic support, motivation, and mentorship throughout a new students' first year at Hawai'i Pacific University. Peer Mentors aid new students in transitioning to college life, living on Oahu, learning about student leadership and academic opportunities, and much more! In addition, mentors connect with new students weekly to provide peer advisement, resources, and referrals to impact a new student's academic, cultural, social and personal needs.

Why do I need a Peer Mentors?

  • A Peer Mentor can help answer your questions as a peer
  • Peer Mentors are familiar with Oahu and Hawaii Pacific University, making them an excellent resource when seeking advice on where to go for your various needs
  • Creating a connection with a Peer Mentor helps you to establish a network with other students before you arrive to Oahu

Apply to be a 2017-2018 Peer Mentor

Applications for the 2017-2018 Peer Mentor team are being accepted through HPU Connect.   To apply,undergraduate students must submit a resume, cover letter and unofficial HPU transcript.  A minimum 3.0 GPA is required. Applications are due by March 20, 2017.