FRESHMAN LITERACY DAY

FRIDAY, JULY 14
8:30 AM TO 3:00 PM
LEARNING RESOUCE BUILDING

*LUNCH (SPONSORED BY STUDENT GOVERNMENT)

1. 

UNM ID number.

  
2. First Name
  
3. 

Last Name

  
4. 

UNM email address

  
5. 

Phone Number

  
6. 

Have you completed your FAFSA for 2017-2018?

Non-citizens, please visit the financial aid office to discuss your filing options.

Yes  
No  
If no, please state reason   
7. 

If you have completed your FAFSA application, have you completed your financial aid file at the Valencia Financial Aid Office?

You may check your outstanding requirements on the financial aid tab on LoboWeb. Please visit the financial aid office or call 505.925.8590 if you are unsure.

Yes  
No  
Don't know  
8. 

Are you interested in an on-campus work-study job?

Yes  
No  
Don't know  
9. 

Would you be interested in participating in the Peer Mentor Program?

The Peer Mentoring Program (PMP) administered through the FAO is to build social, cultural and academic communities for UNM-Valencia students to promote the improvement of academic success, persistence and successful graduation of students participating in the program. The role of a Peer Mentor (PM) is to provide support, encouragement, and information to incoming students as they learn to navigate the educational system. Each PM will have the opportunity to guide up to six students. The PM will serve as reliable resource to help guide mentees through the important first year at UNM-Valencia.

 Mentee Benefits

 



  • Cultivate personal connections to campus



  •  Increase motivation to achieve academic success



  •  Gain knowledge to navigate the university system



  •  Acquire financial literacy knowledge and tools



  •  Cultivate personal resources



  •  Learn college readiness soft skills, i.e. self-motivation, self-discipline and goal setting



  •  Lesson the stress associated with college attendance



  •  Opportunity to qualify for a scholarship



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Mentee Required Participation

 



  • Attend two workshops provided by the mentor program



  • Attend two mentor/mentee mingle events per year



  • Complete an end of semester survey available on the Peer Mentor Program website.



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Yes  
No