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Prospect Peer Mentoring for Success

Prospects is comprised of a team of experienced and knowledgeable Psychology Majors who are trained as Peer Mentors. Our goal is to help guide all students to their social and academic goals throughout the Psychology Program.

Click here to hear from our current mentors and mentees!

Spring 2022 Office Hours

In-Person (Amador Hall 358):

Tuesday: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 9:00 a.m. – 10:00 a.m., 11:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m., and 2:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Friday: 12:00 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.

Virtual (via Zoom):

Monday: 9:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Tuesday: 9:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Wednesday: 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Thursday: 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Friday: 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.


Zoom: https://csus.zoom.us/my/prospects.

Meeting ID: 523 993 3098

Email: psycprospects@csus.edu

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Drop-In Services

  • Learning different subfields in psychology
  • Choosing courses relevant to specific concentration
  • Course planning
  • Choosing a faculty advisor
  • Choosing catalog rights
  • Finding internship and research assistant opportunities
  • Information on graduate school
  • Understanding University policies and procedures
  • Applying to various Psychology-related clubs
  • Assistance with any other psychology-related issues

Apply to be part of the Prospects Program!

Be part of a PSYC 198A, a 1-unit (CR/NC), semester-long course in which students engage in a meaningful mentor-mentee relationship exploring the field of psychology, professionalism, and campus resources.

Apply to become a Mentee. Mentee applications are accepted year-round.

  • If you are selected and paired with a mentor, the program will contact you 1-2 weeks before the start of the semester to confirm your interest.
  • You do not need to register for the class; the Psychology department will add the 1-unit class to your schedule within the first two weeks of the semester.

Attend one of our MENTEE Informational Sessions:

  • Tuesday: May 3rd at 11 am
  • Wednesday: May 4th at 2 pm
  • Thursday: May 5th at 1pm
  • Friday: May 6th at 9 am

Note: Use the Zoom link above to connect for a session

Become a Mentor

Be part of PSYC 198B, a 3-unit (graded), a semester-long course where students facilitate a meaningful mentor-mentee relationship with two mentees, build professionalism and leadership skills and receive resume and multicultural diversity training.

Submit a Mentor Interest Survey to read more about the application process and receive emails for upcoming deadlines. Mentor interest surveys are accepted year-round. You can also visit during office hours to speak with a current Mentor or email us with your questions.

Attend one of our MENTOR Informational Sessions:

  • Tuesday: April 26th at 1 pm
  • Wednesday: April 27th at 9 am
  • Thursday: April 28th at 11 am
  • Friday: April 29th at 12 pm

Note: Use the Zoom link above to connect for a session