Launched by a Scholars student who imagined ways to ease the college transition for first-year students, the Peer Mentors program has been a critical part of the Scholars experience for almost a decade. Peer mentors are sophomore Scholars who are matched with, and act as campus guides for, incoming Scholars students.
Sophomore Scholars students received the following message from College Park Scholars on July 9:
Incoming Scholars students received the following message from College Park Scholars yesterday evening:
I hope your summer has gotten off to a good start, and you’re eagerly planning for fall as a University of Maryland (UMD) student. We in College Park Scholars are equally excited to welcome you in August!