MIT Mentorship Directory

This directory serves as a clearinghouse for undergraduate mentorship opportunities at MIT. Some programs are organized by student groups, others are organized by staff in departments. If you are looking to start or get involved with a mentorship program, you may want to refer to these programs as a resource. If your program is not listed in the directory, please email uaap-www@mit.edu with a brief description of the program, including its name, objectives and target population, along with contact information of the program leadership and website if applicable.

MENTORSHIP PROGRAMS BY POPULATION

FIRST-YEAR STUDENTS

Name of Program: Associate Advisor Program
Mentor/mentees: upperclass students/ first-year students
Website: http://mit.edu/firstyear/associates/
Contact and email: Leslie Bottari

FIRST GENERATION COLLEGE STUDENTS

Name of program: First-Generation Peer Mentoring Program
Mentor/mentees: first generation upperclass students and alumni/first generation first-year students
Website: http://fgp.mit.edu/
Contact and email: Miri Skolnik

INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS

Name of program: International Student Association First Year Mentoring Program
Mentor/mentees: upperclass international students/first-year international students
Website: http://isa.mit.edu/mentorship
Contact and email: isa-execcom@mit.edu

MCCORMICK RESIDENCE HALL

Name of program: Big-Little Program
Program run by: McCormick Residence Hall
Mentor/mentees: Returning McCormick residents/New McCormick residents
Website: http://mccormick.scripts.mit.edu/www/
Contact and email: Lauren Piontkoski

UNDERREPRESENTED MINORITY

Name of program: Mentor Advocate Partnership
Mentor/mentees: faculty and staff/underrepresented minority students
Website: http://ome.mit.edu/programs-services/mentor-advocate-partnership
Contact and email: Anu Meacham

Name of Program: Laureates and Leaders
Mentor/mentees: upperclass students/faculty mentors
Website: http://ome.mit.edu/programs-services/laureates-and-leaders
Contact: Elsie Otero

WOMEN

Name of program: Women @ MIT Mentoring Program
Mentor/mentees: graduate women/undergraduate women
Website: http://studentlife.mit.edu/undergrad-grad-mentoring
Contact and email: Angelina Lee

Name of program: Women in Physics
Mentor/mentees: female physics graduate students/female physics undergraduate students
Website: http://web.mit.edu/physics/wphys/mentoring.html
Contact and email: wphys-mentors-request@mit.edu

Name of program: Black Women's Alliance Mentoring Program
Mentor/mentees: MIT upperclass women/MIT first-year women
Website: http://dolso9.wix.com/mitbwa#!
Contact and email: black-women-request@mit.edu

MENTORSHIP PROGRAMS BY INTEREST

CHEMISTRY

Name of program: ClubChem Buddies
Mentor/mentees: MIT upperclass chemistry majors/MIT sophomore chemistry majors
Contact and email: ccexec@mit.edu

MEDICINE

Name of program: HMS-MIT Medical Partnership
Mentor/mentees: MIT alumni at Harvard Medical School/MIT pre-med undergraduates
Website: http://amsa.mit.edu/mentor/
Contact and email: amsa-exec@mit.edu

LEADERSHIP

Name of program: Community Catalyst Leadership Program
Mentor/mentees: MIT alumni coaches/MIT upperclass students
Website: http://alum.mit.edu/students/NetworkwithAlumni/cclp?destination=node/19817
Contact and email: Leah Flynn

MANAGEMENT/ENTREPRENEURSHIP

Name of program: Minority Business Association
Mentor/mentees: MBAs or MBA candidates/MIT underrepresented minority students interested in business
Website: http://mit.edu/mmba/www/mentorship1.html
Contact and email: mmba-exec@mit.edu

Name of program: Venture Mentoring Service
Mentor/mentees: MIT-affiliated experienced entrepreneurs/MIT community’s aspiring entrepreneurs
Website: http://web.mit.edu/vms/
Contact and email: vms@mit.edu

Name of Program: Sloan Alumni-Student Mentoring Program
Mentor/mentees: Sloan School of Management alumni/current Sloan School of Management students
Website: http://mitsloan.mit.edu/alumni/mentoring-program.php
Contact and email: mitsloanmentorprogram@mit.edu

COMMUNITY SERVICE

Name of program: Amphibious Achievement
Mentor/mentees: MIT students/ high school students in urban environments in Boston area
Website: http://amphibious.mit.edu/
Contact and email: aa-exec@mit.edu

Name of program: College Admissions Arab Student Mentoring Program
Mentor/mentees: MIT students/high school students in the Middle East
Website: http://arab.mit.edu/
Contact and email: arab-comm@mit.edu

Name of Program: Leadership Training Institute
Mentor/mentees: MIT students/underprivileged high school students in Greater Boston
Website: http://www.mitlti.org/
Contact and email: lti-directors@mit.edu

Name of Program: STEM Mentoring Program
Mentor/mentees: MIT students/ middle school students participating in the STEM program
Website: http://mit.edu/stem/Mentoring_Program.html
Contact and email: stem@mit.edu