Millikin Mentor Program

The Millikin Mentor program fosters relationships between students and alumni with the aim of helping students succeed at Millikin and beyond. It also provides alumni with a meaningful opportunity to stay engaged with the Big Blue. In partnership with MU’s Career Center, the program runs October-April each academic year, creating a robust program for both students and alumni.

Important 2017-18 Dates:

  • Sept. 29: Application deadline (students and alumni)
  • Oct. 16: Match date and student meeting (students)
  • Oct. 21: Induction Lunch & football game (students and alumni)
  • March 1: Etiquette Dinner (students and alumni)
  • May 6: End-of-Year BBQ (students and alumni)

Student Mentees
Student mentees are motivated individuals who are excited to build a professional network and receive career advice from MU alumni. Student mentees are partnered with alumni mentors based on similar academic studies, career interests and goals.

Mentee Requirements

  • Attend Induction Lunch on Saturday, Oct. 21, and Closing BBQ on Sunday, May 6.
  • Commit to a minimum of one conversation per month via email, phone, in-person, etc.
  • Must be currently enrolled as an MU student.

For more information, please contact the Career Center at 217.424.6294 or

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Please list up to three areas of interest.

By submitting this form, I agree to the following terms and conditions of the Millikin Mentor program. I understand that this program requires regular communication with my mentor and attendance at one event per semester. I understand that attendance at the Induction Lunch on Saturday, Oct. 21, 2017, is mandatory for participation. I commit to working to build a mutual relationship with my mentor, being open to new challenges, hearing about professional opportunities and respecting the differences between my mentor and me to the best of my ability.