Whether you want to connect with a mentor or be a mentor to other students, you can find opportunities throughout UB.
Mentoring provides a personalized approach to professional development for students. Based on feedback from actual employers that hire students like you, our Mentorship Initiatives team crafted unique opportunities for students to build and apply their skills, to participate in resume-worthy experiences, and to connect with peer and professional mentors to ensure that they are confident when entering their careers.
Why have the opportunities that we do? Most of our opportunities are based on the NACE Competency Model of Student Professional Development, so we know that these experiences will provide you with the right type of learning and skill-building to be prepared for employment. The NACE Competencies are...
Give back to your community and fellow UB students by becoming a Peer Mentor. You’ll help others explore career paths and discover their purpose while you build your mentorship skills. Choose from a variety of programs to help you learn how to be a mentor, including:
UB’s peer mentoring experiences include a variety of programs, both inside and outside of the Student Engagement office.
Looking for a way to streamline your experiences? Our Certificate and Micro-Credential Programs are designed to help students get resume-worthy experience to build skills and competencies that you can apply in your courses and future career.