The Sophomore Surge is not currently accepting mentor applications

Surge Mentors are MSU students who will be in their 2nd year or higher in Fall 2021. Mentors will be trained, supported, and empowered to shape the futures of the next incoming Freshman class throughout their first year of college in order to Surge students into their sophomore year. See additional requirements and efforts of Surge Mentors by visiting About Sophomore Surge Mentoring.

We are not currently accepting mentor applications.


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Applicant Information
Applicant Questions
University Seminar (US) Core Course
Surge Mentors will be partnered with a section of either:

BGEN 104US- Business & Entrepreneurship Seminar;
CLS 101US-Knowledge and Community, or
US 101US-First Year Seminar.

These courses are required for first-year students. Mentors will attend every class meeting of BGEN 104, CLS 101, or US 101 as well as engage their mentees in out of class activities. Selection of partnered University Seminar course will be assigned based on your preferences and time availability.
Please provide two MSU references who know you well and can speak to your academic abilities and to your ability to mentor freshmen. References should be MSU faculty or staff who can speak to the items mentioned above. References cannot come from family members, but may come from other student leaders including Surge Mentors. Please include the contact information of your references and we will contact them directly.

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