Carlson Leadership & Public Service Center

March 29, 2016

Apply Now to be a Mentor for the Mentor Power for Success!

Dear UW Community,

The Samuel E. Kelly Ethnic Cultural Center is recruiting student mentors for the 2016 Mentor Power For Success program.  The Mentor Power for Success Program is a dynamic autumn quarter partnership between first-year Office of Minority Affairs & Diversity (OMA&D) students (protégés) and continuing UW students (mentors), to help protégés make a successful transition to university life. Mentor students use their knowledge of UW resources and services to guide protégés as they navigate the breadth of what the university has to offer. Benefits:

  • Serve as a positive role model and enjoy a friendship with a new UW student
  • Make an important difference in a first-year student’s life as they transition to UW
  • Opportunity to attend and facilitate engaging Leadership, Career & networking, and Cultural Enrichment workshops

Requirements for Mentors are the following for the 2016-2017 school year :

  • Sophomore/Junior /Senior
  • Minimum requirement of 2.5 GPA
  • Willingness to mentor a first year student

Students in these majors are highly encouraged to apply:

  • Engineering, Chemistry, History, International Studies, Biology, English, Psychology, Nursing, and Mathematics.


Please contact Tey Thach at for any questions or concerns. *Application Deadline: July 1st, 2016

Click Here to Apply!