Peer Mentees

Mentee Role

  • Maintain a positive attitude
  • Seek advice from mentor and academic advisor
  • Communicate progress and concerns with your mentor, parents or guardian
  • Attend all classes
  • Participate in activities with mentor and other mentees
  • Look, listen, and learn
  • Strive for success
  • Reach out to your mentor; let him/her know what's on your mind
  • Be aware of program incentives
  • Assume responsibility for your own professional growth & development
  • Set goals and make decisions to achieve these goals
  • Be receptive of constructive feedback
  • Utilize campus resources

Mentee Characteristics

  • Be open-minded for suggestions
  • Get to know their mentor
  • Show an interest in academic achievement
  • Accept support from the mentor
  • Participate in Peer Mentor Program activities
  • Make positive adjustments
  • Maintain contact with the mentor
  • Set high expectations of performance

What To Do Together?

  • Attend academic related functions
  • Build a positive relationship
  • Attend athletic events
  • Study together
  • Look, Listen, and Learn
  • Attend academic workshops
  • Interact with other mentees
  • Attend cultural events
  • Participate in academic and social activities with mentee(s) to share resources and experiences

7 Steps to Reaching Goals

  • Decide what you want
  • Ask for what you want
  • Believe that you will receive
  • Read material that gives you focus and assistance
  • Refuse to doubt. . . let every thought and desire affirm that you have what you want and never permit a mental picture of failure to remain in your mind
  • See yourself in possession of what you want. . .act as if it already is a reality
  • Give thanks

Mentee Application

Download a Mentee Application

Online Mentee Application

Obligation Agreement

Download a copy of the Mentee Obligation Agreement