Mentor a Warrior

Warriors at Work is Merrimack College’s commitment to student career readiness, which guarantees students in the program an internship or co-op.

Warriors at Work Mentor Program

The Warriors at Work mentor program is designed to connect first-year students with industry alumni related to each student’s career aspirations.

Current industries include:

  • Communication and Media
  • Civil Engineering
  • Accounting
  • Criminology and Criminal Justice

Future industries to include:

  • Graphic Design
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Computer Engineering

This is a unique opportunity for alumni and friends of Merrimack to work with students at the start of their college experience and assist them in making the most of all that is available to them. Mentor groups will be comprised of two industry professionals who will work with a group of five students for a 6-month commitment.

Mentoring topic areas can be related to career readiness, soft skill development, informational interviews, resume and interview help, and networking. Other topics include study habits, activities outside of class that will build their skill sets, time management and more.

Components of the Mentoring Relationship

  • Meetings
    Mentors and students will be required to attend two in-person meetings as a group.

  • Email/Phone Communications
    Students and alumni will communicate regularly throughout the year in a mutually convenient fashion.

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