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Information for Peer Mentees

Objectives for Mentees
  • To be provided with guidance that will ease the transition during the first semester of nursing school
  • To gain a greater awareness of opportunities and activities that can broaden your educational experiences
  • To further develop decision-making skills
  • To develop a sense of one's strengths and weaknesses as a leader
  • To enhance interpersonal skills
Benefits for Mentees
  • Gain access to individualized support, recognition, and encouragement  from mentor
  • Obtain guidance on time management and  priority setting
  • Become more resourceful and develop a network of support systems   
  • Become keen to continue a path of self-improvement                      
  • Gain confidence to challenge oneself in achieving new goals, exploring alternatives, and making decisions
Expectations for Mentees
  • Take responsibility for your own learning.
  • Meet/talk with your mentor on a regular and consistent basis. Define the time, place, and method of contact with mentor.
  • Keep your mentor appointments.
  • Develop an academic and personal action plan.
  • Provide and ask for feedback about the mentoring relationship and be open to receiving feedback. Be honest, yet tactful.
  • Maintain confidentiality with mentor.
  • Take time to thank your mentor for his/her time and expertise.
  • Evaluate the success of the mentoring relationship.