Become a STaR Mentor

STaR (Student Transitions at Reading) mentors are current student volunteers that are committed to helping others and genuinely want to make a difference to a new student’s start at the University of Reading. 

Non-final year Undergraduate, International Foundation Programme and Postgraduate Research students from any academic subject can apply.

Students that apply to become a STaR mentor will:

  • Gain volunteer experience
  • Help new students by answering questions and preparing them for starting University
  • Develop personal and professional skills for future employment
  • Achieve hours for the RED Award

Find out more and apply now: reading.ac.uk/star-mentors

The deadline is on the 25th May 2018.

It has helped boost my confidence and improved my communication skills. When I talked about it in interviews, the employers were really interested and were impressed by it. STaR mentor

 

For details, get in touch with Chantelle Turner, STaR Mentor Coordinator

Email: starmentors@reading.ac.uk Tel: + 44(0) 118 378 6514