Be part of a mentoring group where current students will mentor a number of incoming undergraduates imparting all of their tips and knowledge regarding the start of university life.

An informal scheme that gives new students the opportunity to gain advice from their peers.

Sign up here if you are a new student joining the University of Leicester in 2018.

New Students

Once you have completed the application or opted out you will be sent a confirmation email.

If you have opted into the scheme you will receive an introductory email form your mentor in or around welcome week (week commencing the 24th of September).

Opt-Out Of The Scheme

* Please note that the medical school run their own mentoring scheme and you will be assigned a mentor through that department.


Use your knowledge and experience to help new students realise how exciting and enriching University life can be here at Leicester.

You will receive training and support to help you fulfil your role as mentor. You will become a vital component in the transition period for new students, whilst gaining employability and transferable skills. The scheme is HEAR accredited & will feature on your HEAR transcript.

If you have a specific request regarding your mentee group please enter it in the box provided and we will aim to accommodate this.

Once you have successfully signed up for the scheme, please complete the booking form to sign up for the introduction training if you have not already done so.

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