Mature Age Peer Support Program

About the program

MAPS is designed to introduce you to other mature age students, non-recent school leavers, professional workers and all that UNSW has to offer. MAPS includes 1:1 mentoring sessions once a week and the opportunity to attend social meet ups.

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 students who are 21 years of age or over, took a break after high school or have worked professionally before starting or returning to study.

Mentee registration for T3 2021 is now open! Register here, https://unsw.au1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_0euWK7Hdr26eiEu

Mentor applications

Mentors must have completed at least one semester of study at UNSW and have the experience of being a mature age student, non-recent school leaver or professional who started or returned to study after working. Successful applicants will be contacted via email and required to attend the Central Peer Support Training.

Mentor applications for T3 2021 are now open! Apply now via the following form: https://unsw.au1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_bkdSNyYABAEUMnQ

More information

Peer Connections @ UNSW

Email: peermentoring@unsw.edu.au

Location: Ground floor, John Goodsell Building, Kensington Campus