Learning Development Service
Student Guidance Centre
Tel: +44 (0)28 9097 3618
Normal hours are Monday-Friday 9.00 am to 5.00 pm.
Evening and Skype appointments are available upon request.
2011 Teaching Award Recipient
Why Get Involved?
Benefits for Mentors
If you are a friendly, enthusiastic undergraduate student who is passionate about supporting your fellow students as they settle into Queen's, then there are many benefits to be had from becoming a mentor within your School:
- The opportunity to make a difference to the lives of new students as they make the transition from school or Access to university
- The opportunity to work as part of an enthusiastic team and make lasting friendships
- Mentors are an integral part of their School community and highly valued by the University
- Successful completion of duties is rewarded by Degree Plus accreditation
- CV enhancement
“The amount of responsibility we were given made me more confident in dealing with people!"
“[Being a mentor] allowed me to feel more involved in the day-to-day life of the School.”
"Getting involved in the mentoring scheme was a fantasically rewarding experience. I really enoyed helping new first year students and met some great friends in the process."
To find out how to apply to be a mentor, please see How To Get Involved.