Program Overview

Ø Overview

·         This program aims to assist current students with building career and professional skills, with the help of a mentorship team composed of George Mason University graduates, to enable them to achieve success after graduation.

·         Participating mentees will be matched with mentors who have succeeded in their respective industries of interest.

·         Mentees will connect with mentors to learn about their experiences at George Mason University and in their careers.

·         Mentoring sessions will take place on a monthly basis (subject to change based on the situation and it will be notified in advance).

·         Participating mentors will share their post-graduation journeys with mentees.

·         They will engage with current students to learn about their experiences.

·         Sessions will be conducted online or in-person on a monthly basis. 

 

Ø  Program Schedule

·           Period: March – June (On a monthly basis, but negotiable depending on the mentors' schedules)

·           Venue: Online (Zoom or Teams) / The location will be determined based on the mentors' requests

 

Ø Mentoring Process

·         All mentees are required to participate in the orientation program during the week of March 18th

·         It can vary based on negotiations between mentors and mentees

 

Ø Mentee Guidelines

1.      Mentees are expected to actively engage in the program

2.      Mentees should promptly respond to mentors' questions or requests for scheduling meetings

3.      If a mentee needs to withdraw from the program, they should notify both their mentors and the program coordinator (Hansol Kim, hkim273@gmu.edu) in advance

4.      Failure to adhere to the above guidelines may result in disqualification from participation in any future programs conducted by DSP and CDC.

 

Ø Inquiries

·         Contact Hansol Kim, Community Relations Coordinator, at hkim273@gmu.edu, if you have inquiries