Mentor Resources

Mentoring Guides: detailed descriptions of the process and benefits of mentoring.

  • Manual for Mentors: A Guide to a Rewarding Mentoring Experience  by Dr. Susan G. Weinberger
    • This comprehensive guide is included in the packet that mentors receive when they are matched. If you only read one resource, make it this one! This guide provides clear expectations for the Connect to College Mentoring Program.
  • Building Relationships- A Guide for New Mentors
    • This publication goes over 10 principles of effective mentoring, with detailed explanations as well as real life examples and quotes from mentors and mentees. It provides a helpful overview of the mentoring process and best techniques for creating and maintaining a positive mentoring relationship.

From Newsweek- Mentoring: The Quiet Revolution, a series of articles on the effects and benefits of mentoring for both mentees and mentors.


Mentoring Toolbox: how-to guides and skills for mentors.

Mentoring Activities

Find places to take your mentee on the map below or visit

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