United Front Multicultural Center

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Link Peer Mentoring

Link Peer Mentoring

Link assists underrepresented and underserved first-year and transfer students with their college transition by pairing them with a peer mentors who establishes regular contact with their mentees to provide guidance, support and resources. Students who apply and are selected to be peer mentors receive training and enroll in a one-unit course.

The program's goals are to: enhance retention among underrepresented and underserved student populations; offer leadership opportunities; provide resources and a support system for new students as they transition into USD's academic and student life; inspire the development of friendships and community; and, encourage student involvement in campus and community events.