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Southwest Mentors Advancing Retention, Teamwork, and Success (SMARTS)

The mission of SMARTS is to develop supportive relationships between faculty/staff and students to provide campus advocates, resource information, guidance, and problem solving methods in order to encourage students to advance toward completion of a certificate or degree and ultimately, enter a career of choice.

Partner with a Faculty/Staff Mentor to:

Student/Mentee Qualifications:

Steps to Apply

  1. Complete the Student Mentee Information Sheet before the deadline.
  2. Attend a mandatory orientation to meet your mentor.

Remember to check Student Events Calendar for additional SMARTS related events.