Summer BUILD Mentor Application

Summer BUILD Application 

Compensation: $16.32/hour through Work-Study or Volunteer (Field units may be possible with a summer course)
Deadline: Friday, May 6, 2022
Interviews: To be scheduled over Zoom throughout May
Orientation: will be a video to watch prior to July 5, 2022
First Day: July 5, 2022

Fill out this application to be considered for a Summer BUILD Literacy Mentor job. Mentors either earn an hourly wage through Work-Study, earn field studies units, or serve as volunteers. Before submitting an application, read the Summer Mentor Job Description (web version). For the short answers below, we recommend writing your responses in a Word document, and saving it before inputting, as answers will be lost if you view a prior page. If you have any questions, please contact

New Applicants: Fill out all fields. Please note: we have a limited number of positions for new mentors and are prioritizing returning mentors.

Returning Mentors: Fill out all fields except the “Short Answers” at the end


I. Contact Information and Background

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The Public Service Center is committed to raising funds for those who need it.
Please share your financial aid status with us to help us make this happen. (Please check all that apply.)

Note: 65% of undergraduates receive some form of financial aid

Not Eligible for Financial Aid
Financial Aid Eligible
Work-Study Eligible
Pell Grant Eligible

The Public Service Center is committed to making our programs accessible to all students. If accommodations, including mobility accommodations, would make this program accessible to you, please email before the application deadline.

II. Schedule

Please List your Summer Availability from July 1-August 9, 2022 below.
(Note: We understand summer schedules are tentative, please keep us updated as your schedule is finalized.)

Earliest Time You Can Start Mentoring (allow 15 minutes transition time – if you have class until 11am, list 11:15 am or later as your start time.) Latest Time You Can Mentor Until (allow 15 minutes transition time – if you have class until 11am, list 11:15 am or later as your start time.)


What format of mentoring (1:1 or group) would you prefer?


If you don’t yet know your allocation for the upcoming year, you can estimate based on your last allocation.




III. Short Answer Questions

If you are a current or returning BUILD mentor, skip this section