Peer Mentoring Program – Mentors

The Mentoring Program Coordinator will call for volunteer Mentors in September for the follow year.

Your role as a mentor:

As a mentor you will have the opportunity to:

  • Attend a 60 minute mentoring information session (If you were a law mentor in previously).
  • If you are new to mentoring you will attend the information session and a two hour training session that will provide you with the skills to be an effective mentor.
  • Receive a certificate that you can include in your resume that will outline your skills and experience gained in the program.
  • Mentor either JD students or LLB (combined) students.
  • Make new friends and widen your networks.
  • Help new students settle into the University.
  • Attend a range of social and academic events.

What do I need to do to be part of the program?

As a mentor you should:

  • Complete the recruitment form.
  • Attend a training session or information session (based on your mentoring experience) on either February 19 or 20, 2013.
  • Attend the program launch in February for either JD students (Thursday 21 Feb, 5pm) or LLB students (Wednesday 27 Feb, 1:30pm) where you will meet your mentees.
  • Work with 5-10 mentees to provide information and support on the faculty and University.
  • Work in partnership with another mentor to share your knowledge and experience with mentees.
  • Have at least two face-to-face meetings in the first five weeks of semester to share your knowledge and experience.
  • Encourage your mentor to attend social and academic events
  • Direct students to various support services available on campus
  • Participation in feedback to evaluate the program

How do I enrol in the program?

More information will be available in September.

For more information, please contact the .