GAMP Mentors


The Gonzaga Alumni Mentor Program (GAMP) is a career development and networking program designed for Gonzaga University students and alumni.  It works by matching students and graduates with a mentor in an industry related to their academic major or career field. The primary goal of the program is to establish a relationship between the mentee and mentor that facilitates better career decision-making and the development of a network that results in increased career opportunities.

GAMP has alumni and friends across the country available to assist students and graduates in their career planning or job search.  They may provide testimonial information, give feedback on career plans and job search strategies, and when appropriate, provide job leads or referrals.  Although contacts made through the program may lead to job opportunities, GAMP is not a job placement or referral service.  Instead, GAMP facilitates the exchange of information, development of professional contacts, and the sharing of personal experiences and interests of its participants.

In addition to mentor matching, GAMP’s Trek program plays a valuable role in student and alumni career development.  The Treks are primarily career development and networking programs designed to increase the visibility of Gonzaga University students and alumni in key metropolitan areas across the country, such as Seattle, Portland, New York, San Francisco and the Silicon Valley. The goal of the Trek program is to create opportunities for our students to network with alumni and employers in their home region or the region they hope to work in following graduation.  This makes the Treks an excellent vehicle to bring employers together with Gonzaga students and alumni.  Each year, a number of successful pairings are made via the Treks, resulting in permanent positions, summer employment, and internships.



Have questions or need further information? Contact Erin Shields, Assistant Director of GAMP, at (509) 313-4048 or

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Gonzaga University
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Spokane, WA 99258-0098

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Hours of Operation:

Monday–Friday, 8am–5pm

Drop-In Tuesdays:
Every Tuesday, 12–1pm

Drop by to receive assistance with all of your career-related questions

First Thursday of each month,

You bring your résumé, we’ll bring the PIZZA!

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