Benefits of Being a Mentee

  • Gain academic, professional, and personal support from an upper-class student in HHS.
  • Talk to a student who has been there before.
  • Get to know other students, faculty, and staff in HHS.
  • Attend exclusive workshops and events focused on academics, career development, and adjusting to college.

The Role of a Mentee

  • Actively develop and maintain connections with your mentor throughout the academic year.
  • Attend biweekly mentor/mentee group activities.
  • Work collaboratively and respectfully with mentors, mentees, faculty and staff.


All incoming first-year Purdue HHS undergraduate students may apply. Space is limited.

Mentee Application Process

Apply now to be an HHS Mentee in the 2018-2019 year! Applications are due by July 31, 2018.

Applicants will be notified by August 13, 2018.

Please contact Jessica Knerr, Student Program Specialist/Academic Advisor, at if you would like additional information about the HHS Mentor Program.

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