Requesting A Mentor

Being a student mentee is an opportunity to experience, understand, and learn from your Mentor's personal and professional experience, knowledge and skills. The one-on-one mentor relationship allows for individual attention to your career aspirations, professional development and networking needs.


Due to the goals and objectives of the program, all students must

  1. Be at least sophomore status (graduate students also welcome)

  2. Be at least 12 months from graduation (i.e. Dec. 2015 or later)

  3. Attend an Information Session (see dates below) in 137 Smith Hall.

  4. Submit application by October 10, 2014.

Information Session Dates:

All sessions will be in 137 Smith Hall

Thurs., Sept. 4th @ 4pm

Tues., Sept. 9th @ 2:30pm

Wed., Sept. 10th @ 1pm

Wed., Sept. 17th @ 2pm

Thurs., Sept. 18th @ 1pm

Mon., Sept. 22nd @ 3pm

Tues., Sept. 23rd @ 1pm

Mon., Sept. 29th @ 3pm

Thurs., Oct. 2nd @ 4pm

Deadline to apply for the 2014-2015 school year is Oct. 10, 2014


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"The Mentor Program provided me with the opportunity to interview at my mentor's organization, where I was fortunate enough to be chosen to spend a great summer there as an intern."

Matt L., Class of 2015, Computer Science major

“Hands down the Mentor Program has been the most beneficial thing I have become involved in since enrolling at Xavier.”

Megan M., Class of 2014, Biology major

“Xavier's Mentor Program has given me unforeseen opportunities and insight into what Cincinnati's network has to offer. The valuable lessons learned from your mentor and the program will benefit you not just in your school and career path, but in life as well"

Olivia C., Class of 2016, Sustainability: Economics & Management