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Peer Mentors

The UMass Boston 十大外围足彩网站 GSSP Mentor Program exists to foster meaningful interactions between current 十大外围足彩网站 GSSP students and incoming first-year students. This program is designed support new students as they prepare and adjust to college life and to support them during their first term at UMass Boston.

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Peer mentors assist new international students in the transition from their respective countries to our university by connecting with students before they arrive, participating as Orientation Navigators in International Student Orientation, and serving as a cultural bridge and a resource to new students during their first term in the United States. Prior to arrival in Boston, new students can reach out to 十大外围足彩网站 GSSP Mentors and ask questions they may have about the University, what to bring to, or about life as a student in the United States in general. Transitioning from one country to another can be a complicated process and our mentors are here to help. 十大外围足彩网站 GSSP Mentors help to orient new student to campus and life as a student at UMass Boston.

Throughout the year, 十大外围足彩网站 GSSP Mentors will participate and encourage new students to enjoy 十大外围足彩网站 GSSP events, such as the Boston Red Sox baseball game, BBQ at the beach, ice skating at City Hall Plaza, International Education Week Of All, For All Cultural Festival, 十大外围足彩网站 Days of Service, and much more!

十大外围足彩网站 GSSP Mentors and the Student Support Services team will also periodically check in by email to make sure your first year is going well.

Contacting Mentors

If you have any questions or would like to get in touch with one of our mentors, please email


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