Mentorship Program

Interested in Having A Mentor?

Mentor: Will be an industry professional within the Hospitality Industry and assigned to a qualifying student based on their interests and career goals. The mentor may work in the field of Sales, Marketing, Finance, Hotel Operations, Restaurant Management, Catering and other positions within a hotel.
Commitments:
  • Student and mentor will connect monthly
  • Student will participate in planned monthly group functions
Key Dates:
  • Student Applications are due by Friday October 7th
  • AHLA members will be in attendance at the Career Fair on October 4th to accept applications and discuss the program.
  • Students and Mentors will be notified by October 14th of acceptance
  • The week of October 17th there will be a meet and greet reception for Mentors and Mentees at the downtown Doubletree Suites. Date and Time TBD
  • Begins November 1st and completes May 12th

 Mentorship Program Agenda

Student Application Requirements:

1.  1 page paper outlining the following
  • Why the student is interested in participating in the mentorship program
  • Explanation of career interests and goals
  • What the student would like to gain from having a mentor
2. Include Resume
Send the 2 documents to the Hospitality Department Chair ( michelle.fitzpatrick@austincc.edu) by October 7th
**For any additional questions please contact Michelle Fitzpatrick at michelle.fitzpatrick@austincc.edu.