University College

Peer Advisors

P.A.L.S. Mission

As a part of the FVSU Peer Advisory Leadership Students (P.A.L.S.), the Peer Advisor helps to foster academic excellence among first college students by supporting their student mentee and increasing their knowledge about the resources which may help them to succeed.

Goals of the P.A.L.S. Program

  • Assist first-year students in learning about the academic and social aspects of life at Fort Valley State University (FVSU).
  • Familiarize new students with University resources and services.
  • Empower student leaders to be role models for first-year students and make them feel more comfortable at FVSU and as college students.
  • Encourage and ensure attendance in the First Year Retention Experience programs such as Student Success Series, Lecture Series, and Community Services events.

Peer Advisor Application