Peer Mentorship

 Connect with peers who are engaged in campus life and on the path to their future career.

Peer Mentees

  • Meet with upper year students in career-focused mentoring relationships
  • Choose to participate in group or individual mentoring interactions
  • Ask questions about your field of study and ways to connect with your industry
  • Receive guidance regarding Employment and Student Entrepreneurial Services (ESES) events and services that may contribute to your career development
  • Direct the focus of your mentoring conversations around your personal career development goals
  • Have confidence in knowing you have a mentor to contact who can provide information about student services on campus and who genuinely cares about your Fanshawe experience
  • The length of your mentoring relationship is based on your career development goals and reasons for engaging with the program

Peer Mentors

  • You are an upper level student who is actively involved in your field of study
  • Meet with mentees who have requested individual matches
  • Provide information, develop networking skills and answer questions regarding ESES and other services available to students
  • Invite mentees to ESES events and attend to promote inclusion, and act as a familiar face while helping to create a welcoming space
  • Improve your leadership, communication and management skills in addition to gaining volunteer experience and expanding your network through ESES contacts and events
  • Commit to your mentor role for a minimum of 2-4 hours per month




Those interested in becoming a Peer Mentor, please contact the InSPIRE Mentoring Team at  


How does Peer Mentorship work? What are the next steps?


Questions? Contact the InSPIRE Mentoring Team at