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Peer Advising for Undergraduate Business Students
The Leavey School of Business has implemented a system to pair-up incoming, first-year students with an upper-classman Peer Advisor in addition to their assigned Faculty Advisor. In partnership with the Faculty Advisor, a trained Peer Advisor will work with assigned students throughout their first academic year and help to answer academic and social questions common during the first year. Under the direction of the Undergraduate Business Progams Office, and in conjunction with the student Peer Advising Executive Board, Peer Advisors will help provide guidance to advise on many topics, including:
(Click on the images and hear student advisors answer questions about the LSB Peer Advising Program )
Freshmen will be contacted by their assigned Peer Advisor in August, prior to their arrival on campus. An initial meeting will be scheduled for the student to meet with both their Peer Advisor and Faculty Advisor during the third week of classes.
Additionally, Peer Advisors will staff drop-in hours in Lucas Hall 115 to answer questions about Santa Clara Univeristy and the Leavey School of Business academic requirements and regulations. The Peer Advisors can also be contacted via email at LSB-PeerAdvisor@scu.edu.
Congratulations to Luis Damian. Luis received a $50 Amazon gift card as the winner of the Advisor Feedback drawing for students who visited drop-in Peer Advising in Lucas Hall 115 in Fall 2013.
The schedule for drop-in hours in Lucas Hall 115 for the Winter 2014 Quarter will be posted in early January, 2014. If your schedule does not allow you to attend any of these drop-in hours, you may email the Peer Advisors at LSB-PeerAdvisor@scu.edu and request a scheduled appointment.
Congratulations to Tiffany Iskandar, the Spring Quarter Drop-in Peer Advising Drawing winner. She is the winner of a $50 Amazon gift certificate!
What kinds of things can you ask a Peer Advisor?
Questions about course/graduation requirements
Questions about academic regulations, such as:
Advice on how to get into available classes