If you have good oral and written communication skills, an
outgoing personality, a desire to help others, a strong work
ethic, and the ability to work well under pressure, becoming
a USCL Peer Advisor (also known as a P.A.L.) could be part
of your future.
Peer Advisors are an important part of the
USCL campus. They participate in a variety of campus
activities, including Registration, Orientation, and other
events. Becoming a Peer Advisor is a great way to meet
new friends, visit new places, and gain new experiences.
Peer Advisors receive a $750.00 tuition stipend
for Fall and Spring. Each PAL will attend
the Southern Region Orientation Workshop ( SROW) and receive
extensive leadership training through a 16 week course in
If you are interested in becoming a Peer Advisor,
you must first complete a Peer
Advisor Application. Application forms are available online and
in the Office of Student Life in Starr Hall . Applicants
must be currently enrolled at USCL and must have completed
at least 12 semester hours by the end of the Fall semester.
Applicants must have a cumulative GPA of 2.75.
If you have questions about the Peer Advisor
program, contact Laura
Carnes at (803) 313-7066.