Mentor College Students
Overviews how mentors help college freshmen succeed academically and stay in college.
Nearly every campus in the USA has a Mentoring Program to help freshmen make that difficult transition from high school to college.
Why do college freshmen need mentoring?
The freshman drop out rate is 33% and is 65% for college freshmen from minority backgrounds.
You may have been a "big fish" in a smaller high school, but are only a "little fish" on a much larger college campus.
You will likely have difficulty feeling like you "belong" in this unfamiliar environment.
The amount of reading and assignments are much greater, so you cannot cram for tests or do all your homework at the last minute.
You will need to learn much better time management and how to deal with distractions.
Unlike in high school, most of your college classmates will be as bright as you – or brighter.
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