MENTORS AIDING IN PEER SUCCESS (MAPS)

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Mentors Aiding in Peer Success (MAPS) Mission Statement:

To encourage, challenge and inspire business-minded peers to achieve excellence in personal and academic goals at Kent State University.


Meet Your MAPS Mentors


Why Be a Mentee?

MAPS is an excellent resource that can take you one step closer to success. 

MAPS Mentors are current students in the College of Business Administration, just like you! Whether you’re a new student at Kent State and want help navigating your new environment and managing your time, or you’re a current Kent State student who wants to make this semester better than the last, the MAPS Mentors are here to guide you to success. MAPS Mentors meet one-on-one with students to assist with time management, goal setting, study strategies and provide resources to help you be successful.

SIGN UP TO BE MATCHED WITH A MAPS MENTOR


Do You Want to Be a MAPS Mentor?

Are you someone who can assist others be successful? Mentors Aiding in Peer Success (MAPS) is a program that provides peer mentoring for students in the College of Business Administration. This is a unique opportunity to serve incoming freshmen, Business Learning Community students and other business students. Being a MAPS mentor allows for intra-college collaboration and personal leadership development.

The position requires student outreach via email and phone, one-on-one meetings with mentees, program planning and implementation, basic advising and participation in monthly mentor trainings. The time commitment is 80 hours/semester (approximately 5 hours a week). Your dedication to the program will be compensated with a $1000 scholarship for the academic year (Fall & Spring). The College of Business Administration is also a CRLA certified institution, meaning that you can earn a certificate as a mentor. The certificate process sets professional standards of skill and training for peer educators and mentors. This training will sharpen your leadership abilities and give you a nationally recognized certificate to add to your professional resume. To be eligible, you must be a student in the College of Business Administration. Please apply below. (Be advised that you will be prompted to upload your resume and provide 2 references when going through the application process.)

APPLY TO BE A MAPS MENTOR


Contact Us

Undergraduate Programs Office

BSA 107

(330) 672-2872