Peer Academic Coaches

Peer Academic Coach (Position Description)

The goal of the Academic Coaching Program is to enrich, enhance, and facilitate the student learning experience at CSULB. The primary responsibility of the Learning Center Peer Academic Coach is to serve as an academic coach/mentor to CSULB students. Peer Coaches work with students on their academic and personal transition to the university environment. Peer Coaches will provide services primarily via individual appointments with students and with the opportunity to provide workshops on various academic success topics for the campus at large.

Peer Coaches will gain hands-on experience in working with students at all levels in their academic career. They will receive training on mentoring perspectives and techniques, on learning styles, student assessment, setting the student’s system of study and academic plan, and on referral techniques and developing student use of support services. Peer Coaches receive valuable feedback on their development and demonstration of essential professional skills.

Coaches will provide services both in-person and remotely.

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Peer Coaches