Peer Advising

Peer Advising - Junior and Senior Psychology Majors

Peer Advisers are psychology students earning course credit to provide guidance to students new to the Psychology major. 

 

Prerequiresites for Peer Advisers:

  • Be a junior or senior psychology major.
  • Successfull completion of PSY303.
  • Have an overall GPA of 3.0 or better.
  • Have been on campus at least 1 year.
  • Have at least 12 units in the major completed.
  • Be interested in developing academic advising skills.
  • Be conscientious about keeping appointments.
  • Apply prior to the semester by completing this inquiry survey: https://sfsu.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_cw18WZeiPLv6G1L

About PSY 680 Peer Advising:

  • You be enrolled PSY680 Peer Advising for 3 units.
  • An add code for PSY680 is provided after the selection process.
  • Enrollment is determined by the instructor prior to the semester. 
  • You will receive training to advise psychology students about the major.
  • You will help create new advising material.
  • You will hold 3 consecutive (12PM to 3PM) advising hours per week (to be arranged with instructor approval).

Services Provided by Peer Advisers:

  • Descriptions of their favorite Psychology courses. 
  • Information about the Psychology major. 
  • Guidance when developing a Course Roadmap for the Psychology Major.
  • Information about resources within the Psychology Department.

 

If you have questions, contact Prof. Kevin Eschleman (kesch@sfsu.edu).

Peer Advising for Fall 2018:

Location: EP 203

Monday: 9:00AM to 5:00PM

Tuesday: 8AM to 6:00PM

Wednesday: 8:00AM to 4:00PM

Thursday:  8:15AM to 5:00PM