Mentors sharing their knowledge and experience to inspire the next generation of Industry Professionals
The RMIT University Career Mentoring program aims are simple. Connect RMIT students with industry professionals to provide leadership and help shape the future workforce.
Now in its 8th year, this award-winning program provides meaningful outcomes for Mentors and their student mentees. Benefits for students who are provided with direct industry connections and guidance in the Mentoring partnerships are unparalleled. There are also many Professional Development benefits and opportunities for Mentors including:
- Providing an avenue to access graduate talent for recruitment purposes.
- Further developing coaching & leadership skills
- Growing professional networks and knowledge via RMIT Professional Development events
How to join the programStep 1. Click on the program you would like to join, select ‘Mentor’ & complete the registration form.
Step 2. You will receive a confirmation email that your application has been submitted.
Step 3. If you are based within the state of Victoria, you will be required to have a volunteer Working with Children Check. Please follow the instructions emailed to you (you can also find the instructions here). If you are based interstate or international, the Mentoring team will be in touch.
Step 4. Once your application has been processed you will then have access to the portal.
Note: Mentoring rounds occur twice yearly; commencing in March and July of each year, aligning with RMIT University’s semesters. Opt-in will be taken each round.
Step 5. You will be assigned a mentee at the start of the round.
Note: For the Career Mentoring Express program, student mentees will begin reaching out to you. The Career Mentoring Express program is ongoing throughout the year.
Career Mentoring team
RMIT University - Careers and Employability
Tel: (+61 3) 9925 8146