Student Mentee Participation Form

Congratulations! You are taking the first step towards academic and social success as an undergraduate student at OCAD University! Fill in the appropriate fields below. In order to match you to an appropriate upper-year student peer mentor, response to some of the questions is required, others optional.


Campus Life CONNECT U, August 2017. Photo by Mathisan Paramanathan.

Note: Are you a parent or guardian, with best intention, completing this form for your child? Please stop. She/He/Ze/They should review the program information and fill in this form to receive full benefit of the program.

Personal information in connection with this form is collected under the authority of the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA). Your information will only be used by the staff in Campus Life to deliver requested services through the 2019/2020 Student Mentor Program, JUNE through NOVEMBER. Your name and contact email will be provided to your assigned student peer mentor. No other personal information will be disclosed without the consent of the Student Mentee.

Questions about the collection of this information by OCAD University can be directed to Brent Everett James, Campus Life Coordinator.

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COMPLETE AND SUBMIT Undergraduate Student Mentee Participation Form:
Preferred pronoun:
Note: we may not always have a sufficient number of Peer Mentors from every major/area of study to match you specifically. You will, however, be assigned to a friendly, encouraging and knowledgeable upper-year student, usually from the same Faculty as you—who will provide information, answer your questions to the best of their ability, and act as a referral if necessary.
Please indicate your year-level in 2019/2020:
Have either of your parents/guardians attended a university or college?
Are you a mature student (25 +)?
Are you an International student studying at OCAD U on a study permit?
Are you a Mobility/Exchange student attending OCAD U for the fall semester?
The Student Mentor Program is committed to respecting your privacy. Completing the following questions is optional. However, you may wish to be matched to a student Peer Mentor based on some or all of the following criteria. Answer as many OR as few questions as you like, and where possible, we will use this additional personal information to attempt to match you to your Peer Mentor appropriately.
Do you have a preference, in regards to age, for your assigned Peer Mentor?
Do you have a preference in regards to which pronoun your Peer Mentor uses? (Select and we will do our best to match accordingly):
Are you an International or Mobility Exchange student looking to be assigned to an International Peer Mentor?
Are you a student registered with OCAD U's Centre for Students with Disabilities (CSD) looking for a Peer Mentor who is familiar with the CSD?
Are you an OSAP and/or Out of Province Loans student looking for a Peer Mentor familiar with Financial Aid?
By submitting this registration form to the Student Mentor Program, I have read and agree to the following:
How did you find out about the Student Mentor Program?

Click Submit to complete your Student Mentee participation process. 

Get ready to get connected! Ask questions! Answer questions!
Engage in actual dialogue with a real person as you get ready to transition to OCAD University! 

A Peer Mentor is a "buddy" ready to help YOU!