Contact Transfer and Off-Campus Student Life

0110 Adele H. Stamp Student Union
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742


301-314-0159
tocsl@umd.edu

TOCSL PEER 2 PEER (P2P) MENTORING PROGRAM

Feeling overwhelmed? Stressed? Nervous about your transition to Maryland? Getting involved? Housing? Don’t fret! The Engagement and Learning Assistants (ELAs) are here to help!


The Transfer and Off-Campus Student Life (TOCSL) offers a Peer 2 Peer (P2P) Mentoring Program! As peer mentors, the ELAs will hold office hours in the TOCSL Office and provide check-ins to interested students. As fellow transfer and off-campus students, we've been in your shoes and are excited to help!


If interested, please fill out this form to request a P2P Mentor

 

Or you can just stop by our office as we also offer Drop-In Hours throughout the semester!!


P2P Mentoring Drop-In Hours in 2018 Spring Semester (1/24/18-5/10/18):

Mondays: 10-11am, 12-1pm, 3-4pm

Tuesdays: 3-4pm

Wednesdays: 11:30am-12:30pm

- Located in Engagement Suite (0110) in Stamp Student Union 


We can’t wait to meet you all!

-Crystal, Imani, Jessica, Malcolm, Olivia, and Stephanie

Engagement and Learning Assistants/P2P Mentors


 

TOCSL Peer 2 Peer (P2P) Mentors

TOCSL Engagement and Learning Assistants/P2P Mentors

 

Olivia Antezana is a junior transfer student at University of Maryland, and is majoring in Psychology with a minor in Spanish Language and Cultures. After finishing her undergraduate studies, she plans to get her doctoral degree in Clinical Psychology and ultimately become a psychologist for children and adolescents. Olivia is currently involved in PLUMAS (Political Latinxs United for Movement and Action in Society) as well as engaging in other forms of social activism in all aspects of student life.

 Crystal Evans is a first generation college student, majoring in Mathematics at the University of Maryland. As a Mathematics major, Crystal plans to combat life-threatening events caused by climate change, through domestic and international government policies. During her free time, Crystal enjoys singing nostalgic songs at senior homes, volunteering at Washington D.C. soup kitchens, and traveling to different countries. This is the first year Crystal is working as a TOCSL Engagement Member. She is excited to see you at the TOCSL events and office!

Stephanie George is a junior Geographical Information Systems major and also an active peer consultant at UMD's Oral Communication Center. She transferred to University of Maryland in Spring 2016 and has loved every second here! Stephanie had a wonderful transition to our university and hope to help other transfer students have the same great experience!

Imani Marcus is a transfer student from Hampton University and Howard County Community College. She is from Prince George’s County, Maryland originally and currently lives in Downtown Silver Spring, Maryland. She has been at UMD for three years and is pursuing an English Major with a Pre-Law Emphasis with the upcoming intention of attending law school. Since transferring to UMD, she has been involved with CHAARG, a university women’s health and fitness sorority, and currently is excited about servicing transfer and off-campus UMD students by working in the TOCSL department.

Jessica Nguyen is a junior Public Health Science major from Fallston, Maryland. After graduation, she has the aspirations of going to Physicians Assistant school. Jessica transferred to the University of Maryland after spending her freshmen year at Virginia Tech. Around campus, she is an ambassador for the Claire Marie Foundation, a member of the Vietnamese Student Association (VSA), and a sister of Gamma Phi Beta sorority.

Malcolm Wilson is a Community and Behavioral Health Major from Prince George’s County, Maryland. His career aspirations include working for a non-profit organization to help mitigate health disparities in impoverished areas within the United States. In the future, he will strive to promote health equity and eliminate food deserts across the nation. He also hopes to eventually volunteer with the Peace Corps and Unicef. He has recently been chosen as one of 30 University of Maryland students to represent the University at the Maryland General Assembly as an intern for Maryland State Senators.

 

0110 Adele H. Stamp Student Union
University of Maryland
College Park, MD 20742 
(Ground level of the Stamp, near the Capital One Bank)
tocsl@umd.edu
301-314-0159