Mature Age Peer Support Program

About the Mature Age Peer Support Program

MAPS is designed to introduce you to other mature age students and all that UNSW has to offer. MAPS includes group mentoring sessions and the opportunity to attend weekly events, seminars and activities run by UNSW departments and Arc (UNSW's student union).

When does this program run?

Term 1 and Term 3

Week 1 to Week 8 of term.

New student (mentee) registrations

The MAPS Program is for new commencing students who are 21 years of age or over.

Registrations are now open for T3 2020 here,

Mentor applications

Mentors must have completed at least one semester of study at UNSW and have the experience of being a mature age student. Successful applicants will be contacted via email and required to attend the Central Peer Support Training.

Mentor applications for T3 2020 are now closed!

Please contact us to register your interest in being a mentor in T1 2021.

Shortlisted applicants will be invited to a group interview.

Successful mentors will be required to attend the Central Peer Support Training before the program commences.

More information

Peer Support @ UNSW Team


Location: Ground floor, John Goodsell Building, Kensington Campus