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Alumni-Student Mentoring Program

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The Alumni-Student Mentoring Program is designed to offer guidance to MBS students throughout their graduate journey through the wisdom and experiences of students before them. 


Value of Being a Mentor

  • Gain leadership experience
  • Improve communication skills
  • Strengthen CV - volunteering opportunities are often valued by employers 
  • Continue to build your own network as you support the expansion of your mentee’s
  • Achieve a sense of fulfillment and enhance your personal growth

Time Commitment 

Option 1

  • A minimum participation of 3 months
  • 30-minute conversation each month with the assigned mentee (at mutual availability) via phone, video chat, or in-person (post-COVID)
  • Opt-out anytime after three months

Option 2

  • One-time 1hr participation in a Mentorship Workshop 
  • Opportunity to participate in multiple workshops

For more information on mentor responsibilities and resources, click here. 

Get Connected with a Student Mentee

For questions regarding the Alumni-Student Mentoring Program, please contact:

headshot of Abbe Rosenthal  Abbe Rosenthal, MA, PCC: abbe.rosenthal@rutgers.edu