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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!
Learn more about UVU Mentors
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Become a Mentor

  • Mentors are required to take SLSS 1000 and SLSS 3200.
  • 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!
Learn more about how to become a UVU Mentor
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  • Mentors most often mentor SLSS 1000, University Student Success. They may also mentor Leader and Mentor I or II, 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, or Career and Major Exploration.
  • Click below to see the full list of courses offered by the department of Student Leadership and Success.
Learn more about SLSS Courses
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  • Annual conference organized by students, for students. All presenters are current university 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!
Learn more about SLAM Conference