School of Nursing

Academic Success Program

Peer Mentoring Program

Louisiana State University Health New Orleans (LSUHNO) School of Nursing (SON) Peer to Peer Mentoring program is designed to provide support and guidance to underprepared, prepared, and high-achieving students in pursuit of their academic goals by providing socialization into the academic setting.

“In a battery, I strive to maximize electrical potential. When mentoring, I strive to maximize human potential.” — Donald Sadoway

Eligible participants:

  • Undergraduate nursing students from underrepresented populations (racial, ethnic and religious minorities, LGBTQ+ students, students with disabilities, veterans, etc.)
  • Undergraduate students at risk for course or program attrition.
  • A time commitment of at least 3 hours a month.

Mentor Application


Mentee Application