This program was established in 2012 to bring students and alumni together to help pave the way for students to succeed at USF and beyond. It also provides our alumni with great reason to stay engaged with their alma mater! We hope you can share what you learned as a USF student and in your professional career to those students following in your footsteps. For students, we hope you will learn from the successes of those former students who graduated before you.
SAM runs six months (November through April) during each academic year and partners with our Career Success Center creating a robust program for both students and alumni. View our “Road Map to Success” to see what kind of relationship this fosters and events we host.
An alumni mentor is a guide, friend, and resource who shares educational and professional experiences to provide career guidance and professional contacts. Alumni mentors are partnered with students based on similar career paths, interests, and goals.
Alumni mentors make a difference in students’ lives. As a mentor, you will be:
Students will be partnered with an alum whose education and career closely matches the student’s to gain direction and potential career goals and connections.
As a mentee, you will: