SOAS University of London

Academic Services: Widening Participation

Offer Holder Ementoring

Year 13 Ementoring for Outreach Participant Offer-Holders

In collaboration with the Brightside Trust, we offer SOAS offer-holders who have previously participated in our outreach programmes the opportunity to engage with a SOAS mentor between March and June, to help prepare for the transition to university.

This mentoring programme is for you if you:
  • Want support over the next few months with your next steps
  • Would like 1:1, personalised support and advice to help build your confidence
  • Want help with time management, study and revision tips
  • Are interested in exploring any of these areas:
    • Accommodation
    • Student finance
    • University societies
    • Commuting
    • Moving away from home
    • Making friends at university
    • Support at university
    • Academic study at university
How can the online mentoring project help me?
  • Chance to speak to someone already at university to discuss any questions or worries you have
  • Gain an insight into student life and studying at higher education level
  • Develop skills for successful study
  • Help with preparing for results day

All eligible students will have already been contacted with information on how to participate in this programme. If you have any questions, please contact Julien Boast on jb73@soas.ac.uk