Peer Mentoring Program

Be a Mentor for International Visiting Students

Academic Year 2018/19

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  • Full time, undergraduate student (min. rising sophomore)
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Ability to empower others
  • Intercultural skills and sensitivity
  • Friendliness and excellent communication skills
  • Ability to meet all program time commitments (accountability)


  • Assist visiting, non-degree seeking, international students with social, cultural, and academic transition and adjustment
  • Help mentees connect with clubs, organizations, and other on campus resources 
  • Meet with your mentee(s) at least twice a month
  • Communicate regularly and effectively with your mentees
  • Provide feedback as needed
  • Participation Academic Year 2018/19: at least 1 hr/week
  • Attend one evening of mandatory mentor training on Tuesday, April 24th from 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm.
  • Participate in program sponsored activities and events (min 2-3/semester)

What you get:

  • Develop leadership and mentoring skills that you can apply to your future career and educational endeavors
  • Engage in intercultural experiences and strengthen your cross-cultural communication skills
  • Meet students from all around the world
  • Letter of Reference for active mentors
  • Contribute to internationalizing and diversifying our community
  • Developing long lasting friendships with peers from all around the world

Application Deadline: Saturday, March 31st 2018

To apply, click "Apply" below and a new page will open. 


Contact Information

American Short-Term Programs 
Notre Dame International
Phone: +1-574-631-1138