PROPELS Student Mentoring Program

Peers Reaching Out to Promote Education and Learning Success

Our Mission:

PROPELS Student Mentors support, equip and inspire each other, in order to become successful students. We understand that college is not easy, and we believe that the keys to student success are students-supporting-students while making connections with others, having access to resources, building communities, engaging in campus activities, and believing in one another.

PROPELS Objectives:

  • Provide additional support to all students
  • Support students with access to student service resources ex. how to access student email, navigate CANVAS
  • Monitor the success of student retention, and completion 
  • Provide a student-to-student open platform for discussing challenges they face on and off campus
  • Support students with problem-solving, and overcoming obstacles
  • Support students with achieving academic and personal goals
  • Support Advising
  • Promote Student LIFE
  • Promote personal growth and development
  • Develop leadership and communication skills

PROPELS Program Goals:

  • Increase student retention and completion
  • Increase student GPA
  • Increase student knowledge and use of support services
  • Increase student problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Increase student social and cultural competency

Sign up here with our online application: Join PROPELS 
Student signup forms are also located in Parks Student Union room 209 or Rainier 112 in The BRIDGES Center.

PROPELS Student to Student Mentoring partners with the following student resources:

The Writing Center    Diversity and Equity Center    Counseling & Student Success
Tutoring Center         Financial Aid                           Center for Disability Services
Student LIFE             Advising                                  The BRIDGES Center