Higher Values in Higher Education

FYE Peer Mentor Training

All FYE Peer Mentors attend training before the beginning of the fall semester as well as have continued training (POD meetings) throughout the course of the semester. 

Peer Mentor Facilitators Training 

  • Tues. Aug. 16
    Move-In between 10 a.m. and 1 p.m.
    Training (afternoon)

  • Wed. Aug. 17
    8 a.m. to 12 p.m. (Lincoln & Cardinal/Oak Rooms)

  • Thurs. Aug. 18
    8 a.m. to 12 p.m. (Lincoln & Board Rooms)

  • Friday, Aug. 19
    8 a.m. to 12 p.m. (Board & Algonquin Rooms)

Peers Operating Dynamically (POD) Meetings

Throughout the course of the semester, peer mentors are given the opportunity to interact with one another about their continued experiences mentoring first year students.  All peer mentors are assigned a POD group and meet once a month. During these monthly meetings, peer mentors receive continued training, professional development opportunities and have avenues to ask questions about their classrooms and the FYE program. 

  • Fall 16 POD Schedule (Coming Soon!!)


Peer Mentors