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 Quadrangle.
Only current Resident Advisors (RA) or Desk Assistants (DA) are eligible to apply for a Community Mentor position.
For a detailed description of the please visit the Community Mentor Position Description and Agreement.
Interested students can apply through Cougar Pathway. Please note there is also an external Microsoft document that must be completed with several questions to be considered a viable Community Mentor Candidate. You must submit your completed application by February 16, 2021, at midnight.
Community Mentor Application Timeline
February 5: Application Opens
February 16: Application Closes
February 19 - February 26: Interview Sign Up
March 4 - 5: Community Mentor Interviews
Questions? Email Courtney McElroy at cmcelro2@Central.UH.EDU