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).

  4. Submit application by October 10, 2014.

Information Session Dates:

Sessions are offered throughout the month of September and early October.  

Deadline to apply for the 2014-2015 school year is Oct. 10, 2014. You must attend an info session to be eligible to apply.  

Please contact Sarah Brinker-Good with questions.

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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