What is Bounce Back?
Bounce Back gives students a concentrated academic coaching experience, providing structure, resources, accountability, and caring support to help each student achieve their goals.
Focus on resilience
In addition to academic skills, the program focuses on resiliency and having the skills to bounce back from adversity. Each meeting, students will work with the Bounce Back Facilitator and a Peer Coach. Our data shows students who complete the program are more likely to improve their GPA than those who choose not to participate.
Bounce Back is a research-based, best practice among used by colleges and universities nationwide.
What is a peer coach?
Peer coaches are current Mines students who will serve as role models, mentors and act as a resource to students in the program.