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Residential Peer Mentoring

Already thinking about all the hard work necessary to get or keep the HOPE scholarship and graduate on time?  Then rev up your academic habits by joining the Residential Peer Mentoring Community!  Live in a co-ed community of first-year students committed to a successful freshman year experience.  In the residential peer mentoring community, you’ll develop the academic and personal habits necessary for a smooth transition to college work and life!  You'll have access to one-on-one sessions with a peer mentor and in small groups and you’ll also participate in goal setting, academic skills programming and social activities.      

Where is the community located?

The Oaks

Can I live in this LLC with someone who is not participating in the program?

Sorry, but no.  All students living in the appointed RPM community must participate in the RPM community.   

Are there required programs or courses? 

No, there are no required courses, however, students are expected to attend weekly coaching meetings in-hall with peers and mentors. 

To whom is the community open?

The RPM community is for first-year students only.   

Is there a fee for the community?

Yes, RPM participants are required to pay a $20 special interest housing fee each semester to fund specialized community features.