Fall 2021 Cornerstone


Cornerstone is open to any interested undergraduate students in their first year at Georgetown – no application or interview required. Cornerstone is designed to last six weeks in the fall and spring semesters.

Students will gather in small groups at the same time each week over a shared meal. Peer mentors will ask guiding questions, facilitate conversation, supportively listen, and encourage student goal-setting and exploration.

Sign-ups to participate in Cornerstone for Fall 2021 are open to students in their first two semesters at Georgetown. The sign-up form is now open.

Applications to be a Cornerstone mentor are open to returning Georgetown students. The application for Fall 2021 is now open.

Fall 2021 Program

This fall, Cornerstone weekly gatherings start the week of October 11 and end the week of November 15. There were six total gatherings for participants, held weekly at different scheduled times.

Monday August 2Student Coordinator Application Opens
Peer Mentor Application Opens
Monday August 23Participant Signup Opens
Tuesday August 24Student Coordinator Application Closes at 11:59pm Eastern
Monday August 30Peer Mentor Application Closes at 11:59pm Eastern
Friday September 24Participant Signups Closes at 11:59pm Eastern
October 11 to October 15Week 1 Gathering
October 18 to October 22Week 2 Gathering
October 25 to October 29Week 3 Gathering
November 1 to November 5Week 4 Gathering
November 8 to November 12Week 5 Gathering
November 15 to November 19Week 6 Gathering