Apply to be a Mentor

Transfer Mentor is a paid position for Fall-Winter terms. The position begins in September with training dates during the previous winter and spring. Mentors work approximately 8-10 hours/week. Only undergraduate students with previous experience as a transfer student at the University of Michigan will be considered. 

Application for Transfer Connections Peer Mentors for the 2022-2023 academic year is available here!

If you have any questions, please email 

Benefits & Incentives

This paid position within the Office of New Student Programs offers a great undergraduate employment opportunity. As a Transfer Mentor, you will:

  • Facilitate groups of mentees to offer assistance, support, and advice.
  • Engage with faculty/staff mentors
  • Use your creative talents and draw from your own interest and experiences to plan Transfer Connections events and create our newsletters.
  • Develop event planning, team building, leadership, public speaking, and interpersonal skills.
  • Represent Transfer Connections at campus events.