Peer mentors

If you want to develop your learning skills, the peer mentoring programme offered by AUT's Learning Communities, can put you in touch with a senior student who mentors you in a specific subject.

New 2015 mentors - click here to see the mentor training resources


Peer Mentors

  • Senior students who provide specialised tutorials or one-to-one sessions on specific subject areas - for example accounting, statistics and finance
  • Have specific subject knowledge to assist students with specific questions about a subject area
  • Are also available to provide general academic skills support

During semester, you can click on the links below to find out times and dates peer mentors are available:

  • North Shore Campus Peer Mentors
  • City Campus Peer Mentors
  • South Campus Peer Mentors

To book an appointment with a peer mentor, click on the following link to log into CareerHub.

If you are new to CareerHub, have a look at this quick guide which explains how to book an appointment with a peer mentor.

Māori Peer Mentors

To book an appointment with a Māori Peer Mentor, please contact Wiremu Tipuna:

Phone: +64 9 921 9999 ext. 9614
Email:   wiremu.tipuna@aut.ac.nz


Pacific Peer Mentors

To book an appointment with a Pacific Peer Mentor, please contact Rosemary Petersen:

Phone: +64 9 921 9999 ext. 9775
Email:  


Chinese Peer Mentors

To find out more about Chinese Peer Mentors and the study groups they run, please email Karen Dai:

karen.dai@aut.ac.nz


Become a mentor

Interested in becoming a mentor? Please contact Rainie Yu, Learning Communities Administrator, to register your interest.

Phone: +64 9 921 9999 ext. 7010
Email:    rainie.yu@aut.ac.nz


2015 Peer mentor training

The following resources were presented to new mentors in February 2015 and provide a useful guide to being a mentor, and also what to expect from a mentor consultation. Click on the links in the table to open each resource.

Mentor Training Resources
Mentor Resource Book
Mentor Models Academic Literacies


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Last updated: 20-Feb-2015 3.51pm

The information on this page was correct at time of publication. For a comprehensive overview of AUT qualifications, please refer to the Academic Calendar.