Supporting the 1st Year Undergraduate Experience with Mentoring

John Barrow

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Abstract

Starting out at university can be a daunting prospect for students, which will only become more of an issue with more diverse and larger first year intakes expected. Students 4 Students (S4S) has been developed over an eight-year period to become a university-wide initiative aimed at helping first year undergraduates settle into university life and aid the transition to a higher education setting. All first year undergraduates from across the institution get an S4S Mentor, and current developments include potential Enhanced S4S Mentoring; this will provide more specialised support to enhance the provision for incoming students.
Original languageEnglish
Publication statusPublished - 25 Apr 2019
Event11th Annual Academic Development Symposium - Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Duration: 25 Apr 201925 Apr 2019

Conference

Conference11th Annual Academic Development Symposium
CountryUnited Kingdom
CityAberdeen
Period25/04/1925/04/19

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Keywords

  • Mentoring
  • Student Experience

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Barrow, J. (2019). Supporting the 1st Year Undergraduate Experience with Mentoring. Poster session presented at 11th Annual Academic Development Symposium, Aberdeen, United Kingdom.