Becoming a Mentor

Mentor Applications

Hindsight becomes foresight: International Mentors introduce freshmen to resources at Brown.Hindsight becomes foresight: International Mentors introduce freshmen to resources at Brown.Each spring, IMP selects new mentors for the following academic year. Being a mentor for IMP is a great opportunity to draw on your international student experience to advise incoming international students.

As a mentor you'll have a chance to be further involved in the international community all year round, to hone your public speaking and leadership skills, to contribute to Brown's internationalization efforts, and to make a fantastic group of friends.

Mentor Application Process

The mentor application for 2015 is open!

The application consists of three parts that must all be completed:

  1. Attend one of our info sessions to learn more about the position
  2. Submit a written application
  3. Have a (informal) interview with the coordinators

Info sessions are on the following dates: (note that attending one info session is mandatory)

Thursday Feb 12, 5:00-5:30pm at Petteruti Lounge, 
Thursday Feb 19, 5:00-5:30pm at Barus and Holley 168, Saturday Feb 21, 3:00-3:30pm at Wilson Hall 309.

The application is online here - the deadline for submission is Monday March 2, at 5pm EST.

Interviews will occur on the weekend of March 6-8th. You will receive details in our confirmation that we have received your application.

If you have any questions about the application process, please e-mail or, if you are a new student, speak to your mentor.