University of Evansville

Alumni

With over 31,000 alumni, we help to foster lifelong relationships, both among alumni and between the University and its graduates, former students, current students, and friends.

Student Mentoring Information

As a student of the University of Evansville, you have the opportunity to participate in the Student-Alumni Mentoring Program. Our goal is to directly connect current juniors and seniors with alumni, parents and friends of UE, in order to establish a variety of professional support.

What are my requirements as a student?

  • Participate in a job shadow activity with mentor
  • Meet once per month for one hour with mentor
  • Attend at least one Mentor Speaker Series luncheon
  • Conduct a résumé review with mentor

What are my responsibilities as a student?

  • Attend networking functions with your mentor as agreed by both parties
  • Frequently communicate with your mentor and seek his/her advice
  • As a conscientious and fully engaged citizen of the University of Evansville, you are expected to conduct yourself as mature and responsible member of the University Community (in relation to the Mentoring Program, such behavior would include being prompt for meetings and appointments, courteous communication, appropriate dress and other professional behavior)

Program Timeline

Submit your Student Interest Form and Student Self-Questionnaire online to the Center for Career Development Student-Alumni mentor partners will be assigned by the Office of Alumni and Parent Relations, in consultation with the Center for Career Development, based upon the best achievable match between you and the available mentors. During the Program Kick-off Reception student mentees will be introduced to their mentors. Between October and April students will have the opportunity to meet as they wish and also participate in the speaker series luncheons. The 2014-15 program registration closes September 1, 2014. The program welcome reception and kick-off will take place September 18, 2014.

What do I have to do next?

  1. Complete and submit the Student Interest Form and the Student Self-Questionnaire online.
  2. Attend the Program Kickoff Reception If you have any questions regarding the Mentoring Program, please contact our office at 812-488-1083, or e-mail to lw8@evansville.edu.