MENTORSHIP PROGRAMS

Medical Student Mentorship Program

This program is done with the help of medical students at the University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine.

In this program, you will be paired up with a medical student who can advise you on:

  • What it's like to be a medical student

  • Studying for the MCAT

  • Filling out medical school applications

  • Getting involved in various activities (research, volunteering, job shadowing, etc)

  • And more to help you be a successful pre-med!

Undergraduate Peer Mentorship Program

Be a Mentor

If you are a junior or senior Medicus member at the University of Iowa, you can apply to be a Peer Mentor!

 

In this program, you will be paired up with an underclassman and you can:

  • Gain leadership experience

    • Good for applying to the Medicus Executive Board​

    • Adds to your resume/CV

  • Help pre-meds in their journey at Iowa

    • Go to Medicus events with them​

    • Help them get involved on campus with research, volunteering, student orgs, etc

    • And any other way you can!

Be a Mentee

If you are a freshman or sophomore Medicus member at the University of Iowa, you can apply to be a Peer Mentor!

 

In this program, you will be paired up with an upperclassman who can help you:

  • Have someone to go to Medicus events with​

  • Get involved on campus with research, volunteering, student orgs, etc

  • Through various pre-med classes and study habits​

  • Figure out life in Iowa City/at the University of Iowa