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What is a Mentor?

  • Mentors are students who help other students have a great experience at UVU.
  • Mentors work closely with professors to facilitate the academic success of their class.
  • Mentors serve by connecting students to campus resources, and fostering a sense of belonging at UVU
  • Click below to learn more about how we do it!
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Become a Mentor

  • Mentors are required to take certain courses in the SLSS department
  • You will complete an application and interview in the spring.
  • Application to the program is open to ALL students at UVU, provided they meet our minimum requirements
  • Click below for scholarship and application info!
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  • Mentors either take or mentor classes in the following disciplines: Study Skills, Leadership, Personal Development, Engaged Learning, Research, Reading Strategies, Stress Management, Career Exploration, and more!
  • Click below to see what opportunities can benefit you in the SLSS department!
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  • Annual conference with presentations and info sessions on topics relevant to students
  • Opportunities for students to gain valuable presentation, speaking or organizational experience
  • Held right here on UVU’s campus
  • Click below to get caught up on how you can be a part of the SLAM conference!
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