Through the Mentors-in-Residence program, Dickinson State University seeks to encourage independent and successful learning, foster student engagement in all aspects of healthy university life, and help provide an enjoyable and enriching university experience. The Mentoring-in-Residence program puts trained peer mentors in campus residence halls.  Peer mentors focus on assisting students with basic skills and strategies such as note-taking, study techniques, test-taking, time management and stress management.