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The role of a Phi Gamma Sigma Student Mentor is to guide and support first-semester students.

The Student Mentor provides students better integrate into the academic,
social and cultural life of the Argosy University and the Counseling Program.

Sharing academic knowledge and skills, helping others succeed,
and supporting the counseling program reward mentors.

All you need is a passion for the profession and a willingness to spend a
couple hours per month developing a relationship with a student.

Benefits of becoming a Mentor:

  • Build your leadership and management skills
  • Contributes to the mentor’s own personal and professional growth.
  • Provide intrinsic satisfaction by helping an emerging student develop to his/her potential.

Student Mentor Program Outcomes:

  • Promote academic, social and cultural development.
  • Provide support and ideas for students in integrating into the academic, social and cultural life of the University.
  • Maintain a safe and supportive environment through mentoring.
  • Provide new students guidance and familiarity on:
    • Course structure
    • Study ideas
    • Provide Student resources
    • Comprehensive exam Preparation
    • Practicum/Internship preparation

Benefits for a Mentee:

  • Enhances confidence and offers challenges to set higher goals, take risks and achieve at higher levels.
  • Receive Individual recognition and encouragement.
  • Psychosocial support.
  • Advice on balancing range of academic and professional responsibilities.
  • Provides role modeling for professional leadership and facilitates the development of increased competencies and stronger interpersonal skills.
  • Access to a support system during critical stages of your academic and career development.
  • An insider’s perspective on navigating your academic career.

To inquire on becoming a Student Mentor, please email at

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