Applications are now open!

Deadline for submissions is Friday, July 26, 2024.

As a mentor, you will have a multitude of opportunities to:

  • Develop hands-on skills
    Enhance your mentorship, event planning, public speaking, teamwork, leadership, and cross-cultural communication skills.
  • Mentor new international students
    Guide new international students through their transition to CapU and Vancouver.
  • Connect
    Expand your social and professional network by connecting with peers from around the world.
  • Lead
    Join a group of 25-30 mentors to plan, promote and organize social, cultural and educational events.
  • Enhance your professional portfolio
    Enrich your resume by earning a co-curricular record and a certificate of completion after two terms.
  • Receive ongoing training and coaching
    Participate in a two-day mandatory Mentor Training and ongoing coaching and development opportunities throughout the program.

Please read the International Leadership and Mentorship Program agreement before submitting:

  1. I understand that as part of the application process, my academic and non-academic conduct records with Cap U Student Affairs will be reviewed and I consent to this exchange of information for the purposes of ascertaining my qualifications as a peer mentor.
  2. I understand that at any time during my participation in the program, I can contact International Student Engagement, Centre for International Experience via iengage@capilanou.ca, with any concerns, problems or issues.
  3. I agree that at any time I need to remove myself from the program, I will immediately contact International Student Engagement, Centre for International Experience via iengage@capilanou.ca.
  4. I understand that as a mentor, I must meet all the basic requirements of the program, which includes a minimum time commitment of two terms, in order to complete and receive the International Leadership and Mentorship Program Certificate and a validation on my co-curricular record.

Privacy statement

We are committed to protecting your privacy and personal information through responsible information management practices. We collect, use, retain, disclose and dispose of personal information in accordance with the Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA), other applicable legislation and Capilano University privacy management practices.

This form collects personal information for the purposes of verification by the International Leadership and & Mentorship Program.  It is collected by Capilano University under (s)(26)(c) of FIPPA.  By submitting this form, you are providing your consent for the International Leadership and & Mentorship Program to collect and use this information for this purpose. If you have any questions, please contact iengage@capilanou.ca.


Have questions?

Wong and Trainor Centre for International Experience

International Engagement
604 986 1911, ext. 7914