Collage of peer mentor photos

Sophomore peer mentors offer insights on their Scholars experience and advice for freshmen.

Peer Mentors Offer Advice to Freshmen Scholars

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.

Update on Fall 2020 sign

What You Can Expect From College Park Scholars This Fall

Incoming Scholars students received the following message from College Park Scholars yesterday evening: 

Dear students,

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!