Become a student mentor


Who are our mentors?

Our Mentors are undergraduate students from a variety of backgrounds, study areas and year levels.

What brings them together is a passion for helping others, making a difference, and a dedication to enhancing the Young Achievers and Young Scholars Programs at UQ.

Who are our mentors?

Why should I apply?

Are you passionate about helping others?

Are you interested in sharing your experiences about making the transition to university?

Do you want to assist secondary school students from diverse backgrounds achieve their future goals?

Do you want to develop your leadership communication and interpersonal skills and enhance your employability?

Do you want to build your University-wide networks?

Do you want to receive recognition from UQ for your commitment to these outstanding programs?

Do you want to use your program participation to contribute to the UQ Advantage Award?

Am I eligible?

To be a Student Mentor, you must:

Have a GPA of 5.0 and achieved at least 5.0 in the previous semester

Have completed at least one semester at UQ (full time or equivalent)

Be enrolled in a UQ program during your participation in the Program

Be at least 18 yrs old at the start of your participation in the Program

Be able to obtain a Blue Card

Talk to us

Tillie Walsh
Manager, UQ Student Mentor Program
Phone: (07) 3346 9746