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college student mentors

"Children are likely to live up to what you believe of them," Lady Bird Johnson once said. Our mentors make a real and lasting impression on the children they work with. They believe in their little buddies and devote their time and energy to College Mentors for Kids.

Our mentors come from all majors and backgrounds and are trained to work with kids. They make it possible for nearly 1,900 children to spend time exploring college campuses and learning about careers, culture, diversity and community service.

Select a school from the list below to learn more about that chapter and how to become a mentor.

mentor profiles

KC Sands
Mentoring youth is important to me because it represents a rare opportunity...Read profile »

Abby Cooper
I believe that all kids are naturally curious, creative and capable. However...Read profile »

Daphne Duncan
The most rewarding part of being a Big Buddy is the hugs and smiles...Read profile »