first-year students at Suffolk University

You are important to the Sawyer Business School. Join the peer mentor program and enhance your college experience.

Coming to a new place can be difficult, but our peer mentors have got you covered with valuable tips on life in Boston and at Suffolk.

Your peer mentor knows all about:

  • Navigating your way around campus
  • Which clubs to join
  • Who delivers pizza at 1 AM
  • How to access on-campus resources
  • Where to get cheap/good food
  • Places to explore around Boston

The SBS first-year peer mentor program is a great opportunity for you to make new friends and learn all about Suffolk and is designed specifically for first-year students in the business school. 

All About the Program:

Q:How do I sign up?

A: All you have to do is click here to complete the sign-up form

Q: What will I do with my mentor?

A: The type of relationship you build with your mentor is completely up to the two of you. In your first meeting, you will talk about your goals and how to maintain contact with one another. You are required to meet at least once every two weeks.

Q. What is the matching criteria?

A: The program matches first-year undergraduate students with juniors/seniors who have similar career and personal interests. 

Q. How long do I enroll in the program for?

A: The mentor and mentee (you) commit to either a semester or a year-long one-to-one relationship whith the purpose of creating a professional and mutually beneficial partnership. Of course, we hope that this relationship would far outlast your college journey.

Q. I'm a junior/senior and wnat to make a difference. How do I become a mentor?

A: Contact Tamara at the email address below.

Still have questions? For more information, please contact Tamara Tavares at ttavares@suffolk.edu.