Become a member of GL Zone! Applications now open! Apply below.

Are you an involved student on campus, or looking to get more involved? Then GL Zone is a great opportunity to get connected and maximize your experience. The program offers various opportunities of involvement for all students as a Peer Mentor or e-Mentor. 

The call for nominations to join the GL Zone peer mentor team (e-mentors and peer mentors) is open for 2021-2022. The deadline is June 11.

Why join the team?

  • Get involved in your community
  • Grow personally, professionally, and academically
  • Network with other students, and full-time staff
  • Be part of an inclusive and supportive team  
  • Gain valuable leadership, communication, problem-solving, and conflict resolution skills

Expectations

  • Time commitment: 2-4 hours per week
  • Provide support for transition programs such as JumpStart (University Preparedness Program) and Glendon Orientation Day
  • Support a group of first-year students with their transition into University by…
    • Sending out regular messages to them
    • Holding one-on-one meetings with them
    • Planning and leading social events for them
  • Work in one of the 4 Area of Focus Groups:
    • Academic and Financial Literacy
    • Environment and Sustainability
    • Health and Wellbeing
    • Leadership
  • Meet with your Senior Peer Mentor bi-weekly or monthly
  • Create regular content and build engagement on social media
  • Support faculty and university-wide programs as needed

Rewards

  • GL Zone merch (t-shirt)
  • Reference letter
  • Thank you gift from the Office of Student Affairs
  • New skills to add to your resumé (mentorship, communication, collaboration, etc.)
  • Gain valuable volunteer experience  
  • Make new personal connections

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