Mentors are crucial to McNair Scholar success as they prepare for a graduate education. Each Scholar is required to have a faculty mentor and a graduate student mentor to expose them to the various aspects of graduate school.
McNair Faculty Mentors provide:
- an academic research experience to a McNair Scholar through supervision in initiating, exploring, and completing a research project.
- guidance, information, and exposure to events and activities that in the Scholar about the graduate school experience.
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Graduate Student Mentors
Graduate Student Mentors provide:
- a beneficial peer mentoring relationship that centers on the implicit and explicit expectations of graduate school.
- assistance with completing components of the McNair program.
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