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Peer Advisors at Lancaster (PALS)

Are you passionate about sharing your USC-Lancaster experience with others? Are you skilled in written and oral communication? Would your friends describe you as having an outgoing personality? Do you have a desire to help others, a strong work ethic, and the ability to work well in fast-paced circumstances? If you answered yes to any of these questions, becoming a USCL Peer Advisor (also known as P.A.L.) could be in your future!

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Peer Advisors are an integral part of the USCL campus. They participate in a variety of campus activities from New Student Orientation, to Registration days, and other events. Becoming a PAL is a great way to meet fellow students, establish new friendships, travel to unique areas, and gain meaningful experiences.

Peer Advisors receive a $500.00 tuition stipend for Fall and $500.00 for Spring. Each PAL will attend the Southern Region Orientation Workshop (SROW) and receive extensive professional development and training through a 16-week course in the Spring. PALS must attend every orientation session held over the summer.

If you are interested in becoming a PAL to students on USCL’s campus, you must first complete a Peer Advisor Application.

Applicants must:

·         Be currently enrolled at USCL

·         Have completed at least 12 semester hours by the end of the Fall semester

·         Have a cumulative GPA of 3.0.

2023 Peer Advisor Applications are due December 1, 2022.

Your 2023 PALS

Ava Baker                                                       Graphic Design, Class of 2026
Meghan Boyles - Randolph                          Nursing, Class of 2026
Alexis Brantley                                              Nursing, Class of 2026
Ariana Catoe Nursing, Class of 2024
Christian Cochran Environmental Science, Class of 2024
Jaden Cross Communication, Class of 2024
Yorsdamia (Mia) Cuesta Ogando Business Administration, Class of 2026
Jocelyn Furlos - Beristain Criminal Justice, Class of 2025
Charlie Guiver Psychology, Class of 2024
Victoria Holliday Nursing, Class of 2024
Sarah Merritt Nursing, Class of 2024
Rebecca Miller Elementary Education, Class of 2026
Christian Serrano Sports Management and Entertainment, Class of 2024


Contact Us:

Phone: 803 - 313 - 7066