Apply to Be A Mentor

A Teal Bridge Mentor is a UNCW transfer student volunteer who provides leadership and resources to new student transfers to UNCW.  The Teal Bridge Mentor program is designed as a one-semester program to assist transfer students during their initial transition to UNCW. Each mentor will serve as a role model and guide for students as they become accustomed to UNCW life. Mentors may serve for more than one semester upon successful completion of application and interview, but will have different mentees each semester.    

Application Process

Complete the online application and submit by 5 p.m., Monday, October 27, 2014 then email Barbie Cowan ( to schedule a personal interview.  Interviews will be October 28-30, 2014 in the Transition Programs office (FUU 2017).   

You must attend mandatory Mentor Training on Saturday, November 22 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Masonboro Island Room (FSC 2011).  If you cannot attend this training, you may not serve as a mentor Spring 2015. 

For consideration, candidates must meet the following:




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