CONNECT – Mentors Page

Why be a MENTOR?

  1. CONNECT with a new international student
  2. Strengthen the international community at Peralta Community College District
  3. Share your experiences
  4. Become a valuable resource
  5. Develop leadership skills
  6. Feel rewarded
  7. Support a new student
  8. Make a difference
  9. Expand your network
  10. Share your expertise

APPLY HERE to Become a Mentor

Mentor Expectations
Mentor Contract

Resources for Mentoring a New International Student:

International Handbook
Campus Map

Other ideas for mentors:

  • Attend a workshop held by a campus department or club
  • Attend an athletic event/performance at one of the campuses (BCC students may go to a different campus)
  • Introduce yourself and visit specific areas on your campus:
  • Visit Laney College’s Bistro while it is open
  • Volunteer at an off-campus location in an area of need
  • Visit a non-profit
  • Become a member of an on-campus club or student organization together
  • Attend career workshops on campus