Marshall Peer Academic Leaders (PALs) are academic student leaders and mentors. They help students enhance their mastery and understanding of course concepts, clarify course content, and help students improve their academic performance. PALs demonstrate a mastery of the subject material and can present a model of thinking about, organizing, and understanding course content.
The application for spring 2019 has closed. Applicants, please continue to check your USC email for more information.
1. Must have earned an A in the course
2. Minimum overall GPA of 3.3
3. Responsibility and leadership abilities
1. PAL Application
2. Faculty Recommendation Form*
*A recommendation from a faculty member for the course you will be reviewing is required. The faculty member should submit the Faculty Recommendation Form electronically to firstname.lastname@example.org.
You must be available to work the following shifts beginning Monday, January 28, 2019:
ECON 351: Mondays 8-10pm & Tuesdays 6-8pm
ECON 352: Wednesdays 6-8pm
BUAD 306: Mondays 8-10pm
BUAD 310: Mondays 6-8pm
BUAD 311: Tuesdays & Wednesdays 8-10pm
Mandatory training meetings for all subjects:
Friday, January 11, 2019 from 12-1pm
Friday, January 18, 2019 from 11am-12pm (note slight change in time)
Friday, February 8, 2019 from 12-1pm
Friday, March 22, 2019 from 12-1pm
Friday, April 12, 2019 from 12-1pm