Mentoring Impact

Our mentors are your guides for your academic career at FGCU

FGCU is a place of transformative opportunities in service-learning, research, cultural understanding, and leadership. Through student-to-student interaction, our mentors help you reach your fullest potential.


first-year mentees in 2019


average mentee-mentor ratio


student academic mentors in 2019


Supportive Relationship
Mentors will be in support of your positive, healthy goals and help you determine the best plans of action by guiding, not telling.
Maximize Strengths
Mentors understand that we all have diverse strengths. The combination of strengths that you have will be put to use differently to most effectively accomplish your goals.
Unlock Potential
Mentors see the potential for you to be your best and want to help you get there. Coaches help you see this potential in yourself.



Mentors understand the importance of considering the future big picture and consequences of a situation before taking action.

Internal Obstacles
Mentors offer an external perspective to help you practice self-awareness and understand what obstacles you will present to yourself during a change.
Sharing Resources
Mentors are seasoned FGCU students that have experienced the university transition and know how to get you connected with the awesome things happening around campus and beyond.


Become part of the mentoring culture at FGCU!