The Multicultural Student Mentoring Program (MSMP) facilitates the retention, academic success, holistic development and timely graduation of all underrepresented students at WSU, through academic support services, educational and cultural programming, interpersonal relationships and mentoring.
There are multiple ways you can get involved with MSMP:
When becoming a mentee within MSMP, your expectations are:
You must be a domestic undergraduate underrepresented freshman or a new transfer student at Wichita State University. Apply now to be a mentee!
You must be a sophomore, junior or senior at Wichita State University, who is willing to give individual attention to underrepresented students. Apply now to be a peer mentor!
Provide one-on-one academic support to students within MSMP. Some of the benefits of being a tutor include increased self esteem and confidence, learn by teaching and get paid for helping others. To apply to be a tutor, please contact Natalie Toney, Retention Coordinator for Diversity and Inclusion, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Here are some available resources that you benefit for being in this program:
Are you needing assistance and would like to request for tutoring? Click here to submit a tutoring request!
YOU MUST BE ENROLLED IN THE MULTICULTURAL STUDENT MENTORING PROGRAM TO PROCEED.
For your convenience, we have provided you with additional academic resources for your success. Click here to look at our wide range of resources.
The Ready 2 Work Program (R2W) pairs sophomores, juniors and seniors with experienced professionals in the community to mentor and begin preparing students for the workforce. In addition, students will have access to workshops covering resume building, interview skills, appropriate dress for the workplace and many more. Click here to apply today!
We are seeking Wichita State alumni and community members who work in an a variety of businesses and industry to mentor WSU students. Through this program, you will have the opportunity to support and guide these students as they begin to navigate through the professional world. Apply now to be a professional mentor!
There are numerous scholarship opportunities available for underrepresented students throughout the United States. The information and links contained within this directory by no means respresent a comprehensive list of every available underrepresented scholarship opportunity. We have compiled a database of scholarship opportunities to which we have knowledge. Most of these websites have access to databases with thousands of scholarships giving away billions of dollars. Click here to access this index!