LawPLUS First Years' Mentoring Program

LawPLUS First Years' Mentoring Program

UNSW LawPLUS is a peer mentoring program designed to help new students adjust to university life and the Law School. LawPLUS aims to introduce newcomers to the vibrant student culture and inclusive environment of the Law School. It is a joint initiative of UNSW Law and the UNSW Law Society, and is supported by the UNSW Counselling Unit. The program is coordinated and run by student volunteers throughout the year.

Responsibilities

Directors liaise between mentors and Vice President (Activities) and manage the mentors through the overall process. Mentors meet weekly with mentees as well as volunteer with year-wide social events, skills workshops and presentations.

How to get involved

Apply via online form on the UNSW Law Society Facebook page.

Positions

  • Director
  • Mentor

Training

Relevant training will be provided.

Duration

Throughout Semester 1.


Accreditation

Availability of activity

Semester - weekdays

Type of activity

Peer tutoring & mentoring

Provider of activity

UNSW Law

Interest area

Tutoring & mentoring

Skills required and/or developed

Interpersonal & communication, Leadership


Contacts and more information

Provider

UNSW Law and UNSW Law Society

Contact

Directors

Email

lawplus@unswlawsoc.org

Visit

http://www.law.unsw.edu.au/current-students/student-experience/lawplus

Phone

02 9385 2271

For more information about co-curricular activities see UNSW Advantage.