International Buddy Program Application for Mentor Volunteers

Please complete the questions information below to apply to become a participant in the IBP. You must be a current CCAS student to be a mentor. If you wish to apply to be a buddy, fill out the mentee application form. After completing your application you will receive a confirmation email from the IBP soon.

Each mentor will be matched with up to two new incoming international students (buddies). We try to match our buddies and mentors based on common interests.

Spaces for mentors are limited. Once you are selected by the program you will receive further information about your training date and location. Mentors are required to attend one training session. Mentors are also required to attend at least one IBP event with their buddy in the the semester.

Please contact [email protected] if you have any questions about your application.

In completing this form, you are agreeing to the release of your information, such as your contact information to your assigned Buddy and photo releases.

Please complete the following information, and Click on the "Submit" button.

Please provide your city and country. For example: Beijing, China
Your program of study at GW. For example: Data Science
Please provide the institution name and location. For example: Tsinghua University, Beijing, China
Would you prefer same-gender buddies *
Have you been in the IBP previously? *