Alumni Mentor Program

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About

The Liberal Arts Alumni Mentor Program is your opportunity to leverage the influence of the Penn State Alumni Network. The program pairs students with liberal arts alumni working in fields related to the student's major. Some students work with their mentor in person, others over the phone, and others simply through email.

Application 

All Liberal Arts students who have completed at least one semester of study can apply to the program. The next application cycle opens on August 21, 2017 and closes on April 27, 2018. If you are interested in learning more about the program or the application process, contact Heather Baruch-Bueter (hzb100@psu.edu).

Application Requirements

  1. Be at least 18 years old
  2. Have at least one declared major in the College of the Liberal Arts.
  3. Register for a Network Symplicity account.
  4. Complete the student application
  5. Complete an orientation session.

Application Tips

  • Be honest about why do you want a mentor and what you hope to learn from the experience.
  • Be as specific as you can about your career goals, but don't hesistate to say you're not sure yet. 
  • Check your application for spelling errors, grammar mistakes, and other typos.
  • Make sure you receive a confirmation after submitting your application.
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