Peer-assisted Student Success (PASS) Mentoring Program
The PASS Mentoring Program matches first- and second-year students with peer mentors who can help with managing academics, adjusting to campus life, getting involved and more.
Mentors are juniors and seniors who have experience navigating life as a Great Dane and want to help their peers explore all that UAlbany has to offer.
To request a mentor, you must:
Have freshman or sophomore class standing
Connect with your mentor weekly
Commit to the program for at least one semester
To be become a mentor, you must:
Have junior or senior class standing
Have at least a 2.75 cumulative grade point average (GPA)
Be available for at least three to five hours per week for one semester
Mentors are trained by the Office of Academic Progression & Success and receive RSSW course credit through UAlbany’s Community & Public Service Program.