Mentor Role and Responsibilities

  • Orient the student to the college environment
  • Advise the mentee about class scheduling, time management and study strategies
  • Listen to the mentee's issues and concerns
  • Share helpful academic experiences, graduate school opportunities and career planning  information
  • Be a cheerleader to the mentee's successes
  • Be the mentee's advocate and a resource in problem-solving
  • Advise and provide guidance for the mentee
  • Take the lead in scheduling meetings and other means of contact
  • Always offer constructive feedback
  • Complete mentoring feedback forms as requested, and submit a summation evaluation of their experience at the conclusion of the period.