Engagement Details

University 101 Senior Peer Leader


What to Expect

Senior Peer Leaders serve as resources, mentors, and facilitators for learning in and beyond the EDLP 520 classroom for first-time peer leaders enrolled in the course. They co-teach a section of the course with a faculty or staff member, prepare and facilitate lesson plans, and help their mentees comment with campus resources.

This engagement qualifies for these special designations:

  • GLD-Professional & Civic Engagement
  • Experiential Learning Opportunity
  • Option to appear on UofSC Experience extended transcript

Term: Fall 2021



Time Commitment: 45-59 hours
Who Can Participate: Selected through competitive application
Minimum Credit Hours: 60 hours or 2 years completed at USC
Minimum GPA:  60 hours or 2 years completed at USC
Other Requirements Prior or current participation in related program or activity


Engagement Benefits

How expectations are communicated:
Group orientation / class session(s)

Learning activities:

Knowledge or skills developed:
Communication - spoken
Influencing others

Who you will work with:
Student(s) on this campus

Who will communicate feedback and how:
Group / class session with faculty member
Group / class session with external supervisor or professional

Reflection expectations:
Group / class session(s) with faculty
Each student produces written reflection(s)


Additional Information

U101 Peer Leader