Applications sought for LEAP Mentors

September 24, 2013

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. -- The Penn State Office for Summer Session will open the application process for Learning Edge Academic Program (LEAP) Mentors for Summer 2014 at 9 a.m. Oct. 23. LEAP Mentors assist with facilitating the transition for incoming first-year students to University Park. Applicants must be full-time, undergraduate students and meet all of the requirements outlined in the mentor agreement.

To apply for the position, applicants must attend one of the following information sessions:

-- 4 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 22, in 201 Wagner

-- 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 30, in 206 Wagner

-- 7 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 7, in 317 Wagner

-- 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 12, in 317 Wagner

Interested students can find the application and mentor agreement at under Be a Mentor. The deadline to apply via the electronic application is 11:59 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 6. Paper applications are available upon request. Late, incomplete or handwritten applications will not be considered. For any questions, contact Jessica Folmar at or call (814) 863-4174.

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Last Updated October 22, 2013