UMass Economics Undergraduate Students

Department launches peer mentor program

Alex Major '14, Peer Mentor
Alex Major ’14, Peer Mentor

The Peer Mentor Program in the Department of Economics is a NEW resource for undergraduate students! Peer Mentors are undergraduate students majoring in Economics. They are available to share with you their internship, work, and classroom experiences and insight on upper-level economics courses from a student’s perspective. Peer Mentors can also direct you to appropriate resources on campus and assist you on how to make an appointment with an Academic Advisor or the Internship Coordinator in the Department of Economics. You can meet with a Peer Mentor during their office hours or connect with them via e-mail ( The Peer Mentor Office is located in 1036 Thompson Hall.

To view a profile of each Peer Mentor and the Fall 2013 Peer Mentor office hours schedule, click on the following link:

If you are not available to meet with a Peer Mentor during their office hours, then connect via e-mail by sending your questions to  Feel free to address your e-mail to a specific Peer Mentor or send a general inquiry.