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Community Mentor



A Community Mentor (CM) is a student staff member who under the supervision of a Residential Life Coordinator (RLC), serves as a peer mentor to provide advocacy, intervention, mentorship, and support to residential students who need assistance in achieving student success. The CM position is also responsible for advising the Hall Council for their community. There is one CM assigned to Cougar Place and University Lofts. There are two CMs assigned to Cougar Village I, Cougar Village II, Moody Towers, and The Quad.

Only current Resident Advisors (RA) or Desk Assistants (DA) are eligible to apply for a Community Mentor position.

Community Advisor Timeline:
  • Attend an in-person Q&A Session (Optional)
    • Wednesday, December 1, 2021, at 6:00 pm in Agnes Arnold Auditorium 1
  • Application Opens
    • Friday, January 14, 2022
  • Attend an in-person Q&A Session (Optional)
    • Thursday, January 20 at 6:00 pm in Agnes Arnold Auditorium 1
  • Application Closes
    • Friday, January 28, 2022
  • Interview Offer or Denial Notification
    • Wednesday, February 2, 2022
  • Individual Interview Sign-Up
    • Thursday, February 3 – Tuesday, February 8, 2022 
  • Individual Interview (30-minute duration)
    • Monday, February 14 - Friday, February 18

For a detailed description of the please visit the Community Mentor Position Description and Agreement.

Interested students can apply through AccessUH. You must submit your completed application by Friday, January 28, 2022, at midnight.

Questions? Email Courtney McElroy at cmcelro2@Central.UH.EDU