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Sylvania

Sylvania Career Exploration Center Peer Advisors

From the back row, left to right: Kumiko, Amanda, Rami, Katie, Elinore, Marsha, Rosa, Matthew, Yenny

The team of Peer Advisors at the Sylvania campus is a dynamic, diverse group of current PCC student leaders who work in the Career Exploration Center. Peer Advisors go through extensive training and are able to assist students and community members with Career Center resources and navigating PCC including:

  • Accessing MyPCC, registration, finding classrooms, scheduling classes recommended by counselors/advisors, understanding PCC policies, & transfer information
  • Exploring majors, career options, and career information.
  • Leading campus tours for new and prospective students.
  • Researching scholarships and filling out FAFSAs (Financial Aid forms)
  • Orienting people to the resources available in the Career Exploration Center
Rock Creek Career Exploration Center Peer Advisors

From the back row, left to right: Haydee, Cortney, Sam, Axkana, Rachel, Pornpan, Terri.

Rock Creek

The Career Peer Advisor Program at Rock Creek Campus is an opportunity to develop your leadership skills by helping other students explore career and academic paths at the Career Exploration Center. A strong component of the program involves sponsoring events and promoting the Center's services across campus so that all students have equal access to career exploration.

Southeast

Are you interested in gaining professional experience and skills while helping make your campus a better place? Our peer advisors go through extensive training in career advising, social justice and student leadership. They are able to assist students and community members with the following:

  • Exploring and researching majors, career options and career information
  • Helping students locate job opportunities and apply for them
  • Researching scholarships and filling out FAFSAs (Financial Aid forms)
  • Orienting people to the resources available in the Career Exploration Center and on campus
  • Accessing MyPCC, registering, finding classrooms, scheduling classes recommended by counselors and advisors, understanding PCC policies and transfering information

Applications for 2016/2017 Academic Year

The Rock Creek, Southeast, and Sylvania Campus Career Exploration Centers are seeking students for paid Peer Advisor positions for the 2016/2017 academic year.