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How To: Become a Mentor

Create an Account

  1. Go to genesee.edu/career
  2. Click on the Purple Briefcase Banner
  3. Create an account as a “new employer”
  4. Complete the on-screen instructions

After you’ve created your account, you’ll need to request to connect with GCC

  1. Navigate to the “My Schools” page
  2. Scroll down to “Request Access”
  3. Select NY and then Genesee Community College
  4. Click on the “Request Connection” button

Within 3 days of receiving your request, you will receive a confirmation that we have approved your request.

  1. Locate the “Be A Mentor” page
  2. Complete the on-screen instructions
  3. Submit and the Career Services team will approve your request and publish your mentor posting

Visit our More Detailed Instructions page for screenshots and more in-depth explanations of each step.