How to Become a Peer Minister


Poster for Peer Ministry application


Qualifications for Student Peer Minister position:

• Motivation to serve their peers out of heartfelt compassion and concern for God’s people
• Be a positive role-model and witness to a life of faith on and off campus
• Desire to grow in faith and/or discern a call to ministry
• Have completed two full semesters at the University of St. Thomas – preference given to Junior and Senior students
• Have on-campus living experience 
• Have maintained a GPA of at least 2.5 or above and be in good standing with the University
• Previous experience working in youth ministry or leadership position helpful but not required

Student Peer Ministers work 20 hours a week during the regular academic year (excluding school breaks) and receive compensation of a Shared Room and a Meal Plan in exchange for their service.

Application Information:

Click here for a direct link to the Peer Ministry application.

The Peer Ministry position is part of St. Thomas’ Student Leadership Position selection process. Check the Student Leadership Positions website ( for more information about the designated leadership positions.

Application Deadline: Friday, December 13th

Peer Ministry Information Sessions:

Tuesday November 19, 12:00-1:00pm, ASC 342

Wednesday November 20, 12:00-1:00pm, ASC 235

Tuesday November 26, 3:30-4:30pm, ASC 202


For more information visit the Center for Ministry, Office for Spirituality, ASC 207 and speak with Sarah Chamseddine ( or Marta Pereira (