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Academic Support

Peer Success Program

The Peer Success Program matches you with a peer coach for weekly meetings and tips on how to successfully navigate Wright State. Our peer coaches focus on holistic well-being by providing support, problem-solving, and goal setting tips that assist you in reaching your educational goals. The Peer Success Program seeks to: 

  • Increase a sense of belonging with a built-in peer support system
  • Initiate early intervention strategies as early as possible
  • Provide an additional touchpoint via weekly follow up
  • Identify barriers prohibiting student success
  • Allow students to see their peers model excellence
  • Assist in the transition between high school and university life
  • Promote healthy classroom behaviors

If you are interested in joining the Peer Success Program, apply today at this link:
Peer Success Program Application

Once your application is received and reviewed, you will be contacted directly by a member of the Student Retention Team regarding your matched peer coach. For questions, email catherine.hernandez@wright.edu.


Peer Coaches

AJ

Hello, my name is AJ. I am pursuing a Masters in Industrial and Human Factors Engineering. I was born and raised in Saudi Arabia but am originally from India. I am currently an international student.

Katie

Katie is a junior at Wright State University, majoring in Media Studies and minoring in Creative Writing. She is also a member of Advocates for Cultural-diversity and Excellence, Wright State's first Asian interest group.

Lauren

Lauren is a senior at Wright State University, majoring in Psychology with a Clinical Concentration. After graduation, she wants to attend graduate school to study Clinical Mental Health Counseling and Human Sexuality.

Lyndsey

Hi! My name is Lyndsey Ramsaw and I am a Middle Childhood Education Major with Concentrations in Math and Language Arts.

Megan

Megan is a senior at Wright State University, majoring in international studies (with a focus on diplomacy and peace studies) and Spanish. She has a passion for helping others and being part of something that is beyond herself.

Rama

Rama is a junior at Wright State University, majoring in Psychology and minoring in Legal Studies. Rama loves to help others succeed!