The Alumni Mentor Program enables alumni to share their experience and expertise with UCLA students.
Once selected as a mentor by one or more students, you have the opportunity to advise your student(s) about:
It is both the mentor and the student’s responsibility to keep in regular contact with each other. Check in with your student(s) at least once a week or a couple of times a month and respond to them in a timely manner. You and your student(s) will be invited to events throughout the year to network and socialize. Opportunities for interaction include:
Even if you do not live near UCLA, you are still encouraged to mentor a student via phone, email or online.
Please note that this is a student-selected process. It is possible you may not be paired with a student.
For questions, contact Danica Dawson, firstname.lastname@example.org or 310-825-8736.
"I find a great sense of satisfaction and reward from watching the growth and development of other people. I live in San Francisco but through email, text and phone calls, I can have an impact on someone else's life and develop a bond that will last years." – Mike Weiss '06
Danica Dawson, email@example.com or 310-825-8736.