Campus Kids and Connections Mentor Application

Online Application for Gonzaga University Mentoring Programs:

Campus Kids and Connections Programs

Please note: Campus Kids and Connections require a one year commitment to the program in order to participate. If you cannot commit to a minimum of one academic year, please see our group mentoring programs for other opportunities. If you have questions, please contact Bailley Wootton at 313-6821.

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General Information:

Gonzaga ID#:*
Last Name:*
First Name:*
Gender: Male Female
Local Address:
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Tee Shirt Size:
Are you a first generation college student? Yes No
Do you have a car? Yes No
Do you have proof of insurance? Yes No
Are you a Service Learning Student? Yes No
 

Availability:

Which day(s) are you available between 3:00 - 5:15 PM? (Mark all that apply)
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Do you have a 'school' preference?
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Program Descriptions:

Please rank the following programs to indicate your interest:
*Please note that although we try very hard to place you in your first choice for program and day, due to scheduling and availability we cannot guarantee your first choice. Therefore, all applicants will be considered for Connections and Campus Kids equally unless otherwise noted.
  • Campus Kids Campus Kids is a campus-based 1-on-1 mentoring program designed to help children in 4th, 5th, and 6th grades succeed in academics, relationship building, and making positive life choices by pairing them with a Gonzaga mentor and role model. Once a week, children visit their mentor on campus and are engaged in a variety of activities, including a group activity, individual tutoring time, and games. Outside of the Campus Kids day, Gonzaga mentors are required to visit their mentee for at least one hour a week at school, and further participate in a once-a-month Saturday activity with Campus Kids.
  • Connections Connections is a site-based 1-on-1 mentoring program designed to help 7th and 8th graders succeed in academics, relationship building, and making positive life choices by pairing them with a Gonzaga mentor and role model. Every Wednesday afternoon from 3:00-5:15pm Gonzaga volunteer mentors visit their mentee at their school and are engaged in a variety of activities, including a group activity, individual tutoring time, and games. Outside of Connections, Gonzaga mentors are required to visit their mentee for at least one hour a week at school, and further participate in a once-a-month Saturday activity with Connections.
Rank Choices (Please only include programs in which you would be happy to participate):
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History with the Program:

Are you a returning mentor in Campus Kids or Connections mentoring programs? Yes No
If so, which day/program are you returning to?
Have you participated in a different mentoring program before? Yes No
If so, which one?
 

Application Questions:

In 1-2 paragraphs, please explain why you want be a mentor in the Campus Kids and/or Connections programs. Topics can include (but are not limited to): what has motivated you to mentor a child, what unique skills you can bring to the program, and/or what role you plan on playing as a mentor.
I understand that any information I provide during this application process will be used to determine my eligibility to participate. I also understand that this information may be shared with other entities involved in the program such as Spokane Public Schools. I consent to the release of my information for this purpose. Please initial:*
*** Prior to applying, please be prepared to attend the mandatory mentor training on Saturday, September 8th. Selected applicants must attend.