Be a Mentor

Be a Mentor

Program Eligibility:

If you are thinking of being a mentor, any student in the school who has demonstrated the following can be a mentor:

  • Has been a full-time degree-seeking student pursuing a bachelor’s degree in the IU School of Liberal Arts at IUPUI for at least one full-academic year
  • A minimum cumulative GPA of a 2.5
  • Plan to be enrolled full-time in the upcoming academic year
  • A positive, outgoing and helpful attitude to help with students’ transition to the school and programming
Student Mentor, Jaelynn Crook, interaction with a student mentor

Program Requirements:

Each student must commit to the following:

  • Participate in the full length of the program (both fall and spring semesters)
  • Attend a 1-hour mentor/mentee matching meeting in the first week of classes
  • Meet at least once a month with their assigned mentee
  • Attend one or more Liberal Arts programs and events throughout the program with their mentee
  • Attend a full-day training in August prior to the start of the fall semester

How to Apply:

Step 1: Complete the Peer Mentor Participation Agreement Form

Step 2: Complete the Application Peer Mentor/Student Matching Form

Step 3: Complete the Mentor Pre-Assessment Survey

All application materials must be received by the deadline for consideration. Successful applicants will be contacted to attend an interview to occur the beginning of April.

E-mail Lygia Vernon, Academic Advisor, IU School of Liberal Arts at IUPUI
E-mail Shannon Kelley Academic Advisor, IU School of Liberal Arts at IUPUI

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