Peer mentor support

Helpful information to support Peer Mentors through the summer/academic year:

  • Connect with other Peer Mentors on Facebook
  • Student Mentee assignment schedule 2017
  • Support materials
  • About Peer Mentor Awards

Connect with other Peer Mentors on Facebook

This (closed/request to join) Facebook group, OCAD U Peer Mentors, provides peer mentors (current and past) with a place online to connect, ask questions, share experiences and support one another.

Student Mentee assignment schedule 2017

Campus Life will send assignment and contact information by email to Student Mentees and Peer Mentors at 4:00 p.m. per the following schedule. 
(If you do not get an email with a Mentee assignment on one date, then none has been assigned. Watch your OCAD U email on the next listed date).

Please initiate contact with assigned Student Mentees within three
business days (by Friday) of that same week:

JUNE 2017

  • Tuesday, June 6
  • Tuesday, June 13
  • Tuesday, June 20
  • Tuesday, June 27

JULY 2017

  • Tuesday, July 4
  • Tuesday, July 11
  • Tuesday, July 18
  • Tuesday, July 25

AUGUST 2017

  • No Peer Mentor assignment August 1 due to staff vacation
  • No Peer Mentor assignment August 8 due to staff vacation
  • Tuesday, August 15

    Student Mentees wishing to have a Peer Mentor assigned in advance of
    O-DAYS! (orientation) should apply no later than August 21.
     
  • Tuesday, August 22
  • No Peer Mentor assignment August 29 due to O-DAYS!

SEPTEMBER 2017

  • No Peer Mentor assignment September 5 due to O-DAYS!
  • Tuesday, September 12

Support materials

About Peer Mentor Awards

PEER MENTOR AWARDS acknowledge those Peer Mentors who made outstanding contributions—in addition to maintaining regular communication with Mentees, submitting monthly reports, and participating in campus activities—while adhering to the mandate of the program; - See more at: http://www.ocadu.ca/services/campus-life/mentoring-at-ocadu/peer-mentor-awards.htm#sthash.6NfTRowr.dpuf
PEER MENTOR AWARDS acknowledge those Peer Mentors who made outstanding contributions—in addition to maintaining regular communication with Mentees, submitting monthly reports, and participating in campus activities—while adhering to the mandate of the program - See more at: http://www.ocadu.ca/services/campus-life/mentoring-at-ocadu/peer-mentor-awards.htm#sthash.ZhkRtPWd.dpuf

Peer Mentor Awards acknowledge those peer mentors who make outstanding contributions — in addition to maintaining regular communication with student mentees, submitting monthly online reports, and participating in campus activities — while adhering to the program's mandate. Find out more about the nomination process.

Contact

Brent Everett James
Campus Life Coordinator
Student Success Programs
416-977-6000, Ext. 275