Student leader programs

Build your inter-professional networks, share experiences, and grow your career capabilities.

Consider becoming an iLaunch leader, peer mentor or joining a peer mentoring program as a mentee.

Mentoring is an excellent opportunity to welcome new students to your school and faculty. As an experienced student, you have valuable information and insights to pass on to new students that benefits their adjustment to UQ.

Inspire the lives of other students, as you grow personally and professionally.

As a mentor, you will:

  • Develop your leadership style
  • Gain insight into your strengths and skills
  • Engage in career development learning opportunities  
  • Build your interpersonal skillset 
  • Contribute to the UQ employability award
  • Receive a Faculty Leadership Award

Explore mentoring opportunities:

Take advantage of the opportunity to be connected with an experienced student, who understands what it’s like to be new at UQ. Start your UQ journey the best way you can; by receiving guidance and one-on-one support.

By joining one of our peer mentoring programs you will:

  • Create a social network with like-minded peers
  • Learn how to thrive from experienced students
  • Discover and reflect on your academic strengths
  • Get involved with wellbeing and academic activities
  • Engage in career development opportunities
  • Have fun!

Explore mentee opportunities:

Contribute to the success of incoming students whilst developing your leadership and employability skills. As an iLaunch leader you will be an information expert, supporting students to launch their UQ journey as best they can.

By joining the iLaunch program you will:

  • Strengthen your enterprise skills
  • Build your ability to influence decision making
  • Learn adaptable customer service techniques
  • Engage in career development learning opportunities
  • Receive recognition for your contributions

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