Vision, Mission and Goals
The Odyssey Peer Mentoring Program strives to be a premier student support service at Kennesaw State University and a national model for best practices promoting academic excellence both inside and outside of the classroom.
The Mission of the Odyssey Peer Mentoring Program is to advocate for the complete integration and success of students into Kennesaw State University through the use of quality programs, services and resources.
Goal One: Provide students with a support group of peers who have common situations and who help solve the challenges of being a new or transfer student.
Goal Two: Assist participating students with personal, social and academic skills which enable them to understand the challenges of college and increase the likelihood of retention, progression, and graduation.
Goal Three: Develop a positive identification within the unit of Student Engagement and The Division of Student Affairs and be valued as a unit that provides a caring, responsive, and supportive environment for students.
Goal Four: Utilize appropriate assessment measures to evaluate the quality and effectiveness of the Odyssey Peer Mentoring Program.