Mentoring Resources

Making the Most of Mentor Relationships

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10 Salient Practices for UG Research Mentors

Sample of Mentoring Agreement


The Chronicle of Evidence-Based Mentoring

How to Connect with Mentors

Job Shadowing

Career Services’ Student Toolbox

Engineering at Illinois Undergraduate Advising

Center for Academic Resources in Engineering (CARE)

Links to Mentorship Programs

Book Suggestions

  • Handbook for Undergraduate Research Advisors (2016) by¬† Faith Agostinone-Wilson and Jeffrey L. Thomas
  • The Graduate Advisor Handbook: A Student-Centered Approach (2014) by Bruce M. Shore
  • Adviser, Teacher, Role Model, Friend: On Becoming a Mentor to Students in Science and Engineering (1997) by the National Academy Press