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Have a question about the Peer Leader Program? Contact us.

Courtney Witherspoon 
Director of Student Success & Retention
107 Bogel Hall


Peer Leader Program Mission

Grounded in our Franciscan commitment to the dignity and value of each person, the Hilbert College Peer Leader Program is committed to enhancing student development by encouraging growth in the areas of leadership, communication, self-direction, and problem solving. Most importantly, through this opportunity of service, peer leaders play a pivotal role in aiding first -year students in successfully navigating their transition from high school to college by providing the tools and knowledge necessary for them to achieve their academic and personal goals.


Learning Outcomes

Peer Leaders will:

  • Learn more about Hilbert College and its resources
  • Have an impact on first-year student’s lives by providing information, strategies, guidance and friendship
  • Solidify and strengthen leadership skills.
  • Develop and articulate transferrable skills appropriate to their personal and professional growth.
Establish positive relationships with students, faculty, and staff.