Peer Mentoring Program

The Science Peer Mentoring Program aims to assist first-year Monash University Science students in their transition from high school into university by creating a fun and supportive network between program coordinators, peer mentors and first year students (mentees). The program runs across the semester.

  • Receive beneficial and effective training in mental health, cross-cultural communication, supporting the LGBTQI community and how to be an effective and supportive mentor
  • Share your knowledge and answer questions about adjusting to life at Monash.
  • Attend weekly online social events to network with other like-minded student leaders in the program and make a positive impact on others.
  • Opportunities to develop your leadership skills and talents
  • A chance to develop your interpersonal and communication skills as you guide and assist new students
  • Tangible mentoring skills and experience
  • Boost your CV through the experience and new skills gained
  • Lifelong friendships with fellow students
  • Attend faculty peer mentoring events and provide support where required.
  • Provide mentoring support to a group of commencing students through the mentoring platform.
  • Use personal university experience to provide guidance to mentees and refer mentees to further support services when required.
  • Be a positive representation of the faculty and the university at all times.

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How to apply

Follow the link to apply to be a Science Peer Mentor

Contact us

If you have any questions about the program, please email: