Best Practices

The Mentoring Connection: Choosing a mentoring program

Posted on July 13, 2018

Finding the right mentoring program is a proven means of increasing the institutional affinity, academic performance, development of interpersonal competencies, and retention of students at the graduate level. Particularly for first-generation students and students from underrepresented populations, mentoring is an excellent way to become more engaged with your department, college or community. This best practice document outlines ways to classify and think about mentoring, helping you to foster successful strategies for your mentoring relationship.

Read these tips for help choosing the right mentoring program.

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