What is “WEMENTOR”?
This program gives an opportunity to meet, mentor and guide the incoming fellow graduate/undergraduate students. It is a one-semester commitment which requires you to be a point of contact and help them acclimatize to the new environment.
ARE YOU A NEW STUDENT TO UIC?
Are you a new graduate or undergraduate student? We are here for you. Just fill out this form to be a mentee and we will find you a mentor from the volunteers that best match your needs.
ARE YOU A RETURNING STUDENT?
You can be a mentor for the new incoming students or anyone that seeks for help regarding their courses, housing, books, and many more issues that we all faced once we were new to UIC. Don’t forget to read the benefits for you as a mentor!!!
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS FOR THE MENTORS?
- Improve your communication and leadership skills.
- Have your name posted as an official SWE mentor on the UIC SWE website and receive a letter of recommendation from your mentee at the end of the semester.
- Opportunity to apply for various Mentorship Scholarships with your strong resume and recommendation.
HOW TO SIGN UP TO BE A MENTOR?
Fill out this form for us to have a general idea about your background and major, and we can assign the mentees that best match to you.
If you have any questions or comments, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org