Would you like to be a mentor? The Cura Personalis Mentoring Program (CPMP) is designed to provide incoming first-year students from underrepresented populations an opportunity to become acclimated and succeed at the University.
Faculty/Staff/Grad Student mentors are critical to the success of the CPMP. If you are someone who is able to develop positive relationships while providing guidance to first-year students during their academic journey, we need you!
-Expand your skills
-Meet new people
-Improve your career profile
-Make a difference in someone's first year of college
-Agree to the faculty/staff/grad student mentoring role for a full academic year
-Agree to meet with your mentee(s) at least 2 times a month
-Agree to attend mentor monthly gatherings
-Agree to attend mandatory training sessions
-Agree to notify Program Coordinator of mentee(s) progress and concerns
-Be a current Fairfield University faculty/staff/grad student
-An appreciation for working with people different from you
-Have a good understanding of the mission and work of the Office of Student Diversity and Multicultural Affairs
-Knowledgeable about university resources
-Understand the skills necessary to be a successful student