Peer Mentor Volunteer Form
Thank you for your interest in volunteering as a Peer Mentor with Lost&Found's Peer2Peer Mentoring Program! Please let us know a little about yourself by answering the following questions.
Black Hills State University
Northern State University
South Dakota School of Mines and Technology
South Dakota State University
University of South Dakota
Western Dakota Technical College
Lake Area Technical College
Southwest Minnesota State University
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities
Email (please use your school email address):
Year in school:
Third Year +
Year in school: (we encourage first and second year students to consider joining this program as a mentee.)
Fifth Year +
What is your academic status? (This is based on the number of credits you have completed.)
Freshman (29 or fewer credits)
Sophomore (30-59 credits)
Junior (60-89 credits)
Senior (90 or more credits)
What are you studying?
Are you a college athlete?
What sport do you play?
Are you an international student?
Which country are you from?
Are you an online student with limited access to your physical campus?
Are you a military veteran?
Gender Identity (This field is not required):
Agender, Nonbinary, or Gender Fluid
Prefer not to say
Sexual Identity/Sexual Orientation: (Your response to this question will be kept private and secure. Your response to this question will not be used for any discriminatory purpose. This field is not required.)
What race/ethnicity best describes you? (Your response to this question will be kept private and secure. Your response to this question will not be used for any discriminatory purpose. This field is not required.)
What words best describe you? (Check all that apply.)
What are your hobbies and interests? (Check all that apply.)
TV & Movies
Board Games or RPGs
Fitness & Wellness
Please list previous and current activities (please include high school, college, community organizations, etc.).
Please list previous and current leadership involvement (please include high school, college, community organizations, etc.).
Why are you interested in becoming a peer mentor?
As a mentor, what skills/knowledge will you utilize to best support your mentee?
How did you learn about the Lost&Found Peer2Peer Mentoring Program?
A professor sent an email and/or spoke about this program during class.
I learned about it through a different club or student organization.
A guest spoke about this program during one of my classes.
A friend told me about the program.
My advisor or other staff member at my school told me about this program.
Have you completed the Lost&Found Advocates Program?
I am currently participating in this program.
I don't know what this is, but I would like to learn more!
Please answer the following questions based on your feelings over the past four weeks. Please respond to each item by marking one box per row. This scale is meant to help us improve our programming. Please answer as honestly as possible. You'll be asked the same questions again at the end of the program. (This scale is a modified version of the Brief Resiliency Scale from Ohio State University.)
I've been able to bounce back quickly after hard times.
I have a difficult time making it through stressful events.
It takes me a long time to recover from a stressful event.
It is hard for me to snap back when something bad happens.
I usually come through challenging times with little difficulty.
I tend to get over set-backs in my life with ease.
Should be Empty: