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Become a mentor! 

Recall those initial days at UvA: stepping into the unknown, meeting new faces, and discovering unfamiliar places. Wouldn't it be wonderful to enhance this experience for others?

You can do so by signing up to become a mentor during Intreeweek 2024, from August 26th to August 30th! Mentors play a vital role in Intreeweek, ensuring that participants get the most out of this exciting experience. Embark on a journey where you'll guide a group of first-year students through their first moments at UvA.

Your role

Being a mentor isn't just about leading; it's about shouldering responsibility. You'll be entrusted with ensuring each member of your group has a seamless transition into university life. From answering their questions to fostering a sense of belonging, your role is vital in shaping their UvA adventure.

Embrace the joy of discovery as you and your group explore the vibrant city of Amsterdam, visit museums, party, and get to know each other. It's a chance to relive your own Intreeweek, enriched by the knowledge that you're making a difference in someone else's journey.

As a mentor, you'll not only enrich the lives of your group members but also hone essential skills for your own future endeavors. Leadership, communication, and empathy—these are just a few of the invaluable traits you'll cultivate during this unforgettable experience.

So, seize the opportunity to leave a lasting impact. Sign up today to become a mentor during Intreeweek 2024!

Read before signing up as mentor!
If you want to become a mentor, it is mandatory that:

1. You are available from August 26th to August 31st, covering the entirety of Intreeweek.

2. You attend one of two mentor instruction days (August 20th or August 23rd), where you:

  • Meet the organizers of Intreeweek.
  • Receive training on handling drug and alcohol-related situations.
  • Receive training in social security to ensure the safety and well-being of participants.
  • Gain comprehensive insights into the scheduled events and your expected role throughout the week.

Disclaimers:

  • While we strive to accommodate all applicants, please note that becoming a mentor is not guaranteed if we have more registrations than needed.
  • We aim to match mentors and participants from the same bachelor program whenever possible. However, in cases where there is a shortage of mentors in specific studies, you may be paired with participants from another bachelor program.
  • You cannot be a mentor/crew member and a participant at the same time.
Sign up as mentor!