This document provides information on the CS Department peer mentor program and rates.
The CS Department hires undergraduate peer mentors to work along-side their direct undergraduate colleagues in CS programs and courses.
The Department has peer mentors who are related to the Learning Center, related to the Wisconsin Emerging Scholars-Computer Sciences (WES-CS), and for individual, high-demand CS courses. Per department policy, only undergraduate students seeking a degree from UW-Madison are eligible for WES-CS peer mentor positions for peer mentor positions in individual courses.
The tutors for the Learning Center are currently hired at $15.00 per hour, while the mentors for WES-CS are currently hired at $12.00 per hour.
Peer mentors hired for CS courses will be on the following pay schedule:
|Course Number||Hourly Salary|
|Courses numbered 399 and below||$13.00 per hour|
|Courses numbered 399 and below (plus completion of 2 semesters of experience as a peer mentor)||$14.00 per hour|
|Courses numbered 400 and above||$15.00 per hour|