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Become a MUN Mentor and make a difference!


The MUN Mentors program is a peer mentorship program whereby new international students are matched with and mentored by current MUN students during their first semester at Memorial University.


Mentors can learn about a new culture, share information about living here, and gain intercultural communication skills!


We are no longer accepting applications for Mentors for the Fall 2014 semester.

If you are a new international student and would like to be matched with a Mentor for the Fall 2014 semester, please email .



As a mentor you will...

  • Connect with your mentee prior to his or her arrival and answer his or her questions about Memorial and St. John's

  • Introduce your mentee to campus and act as a "go-to-person" throughout the duration of the semester

  • Assist your mentee in developing study habits that are suitable for the Canadian classroom

  • Help your mentee become involved in the campus and community events

  • Discuss your mentee's concerns and challenges, and when necessary, refer him or her to appropriate services on campus

  • Learn about a new culture, and attend workshops to develop your intercultural skills

  • Participate in social activities with your mentee, such as going for coffee or a movie and attend organized MUN Mentors activities

  • Provide a friendly, familiar face around campus and in St. John's


To be eligible:

  • Have completed at least one term at Memorial

  • Have a cumulative GPA of over 2.5

  • Submit the application by the deadline

  • Attend an interview with the coordinator

  • Be available to attend training sessions


Please submit your application via email to

If you have any questions about the MUN Mentors program please contact the program coordinator, Julia Hiscock, at or by calling (709) 864-8671

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