Enroll in the AHEPPP Mentor Program

Since 2016, AHEPPP’s Mentor Program has connected new and seasoned professionals to promote an environment of guidance, support, and resource sharing among our members.

What is an AHEPPP Mentee?

A mentee is an AHEPPP member has a desire to broaden their professional development in their field of parent and family programming. Mentees also have a willingness to be advised, trained, and counseled by a mentor. Mentees can be new or veteran members of the Association. Mentees can be either brand new to higher education or mid to senior-level professionals with vast experience and 3 or less years of working with parent/families.

Program Timeline: January 2024-December 2024

Description: AHEPPP mentors and mentees, dedicated to the partnership, will experience personal and professional growth navigating the ins and outs of the AHEPPP organization, parent and family programming, and their professional role within higher education.

Qualifications and Responsibilities of Mentees:

  • Open to learning and exploring new ideas
  • Take the initiative to develop a professional relationship with your mentor
  • Commit to monthly communication with your mentor
  • Ask questions, engage and take ownership of your professional development
  • AHEPPP's Mentor Program is a great resource for everyone! While Mentees are traditionally professionals with less than 3 years of experience in parent/family engagement, this professional development opportunity is available to all active AHEPPP members interested in elevating their resources and skill development.

Recruitment for Mentors and Mentees occurs in the fall for the upcoming year. However, new members are welcomed as into the community on a rolling (quarterly basis). First deadline for the Mentee application is Friday, December 15, 2023.

Apply to be an AHEPPP Mentee

Interested in serving as a Mentor? Learn more at the AHEPPP Mentor webpage