Compass is a cohort-based, year-long peer mentorship program that connects incoming first-generation, lower-income, and/or undocumented/DACA (FGLI) students with trained 2nd, 3rd, 4th year student mentors. Tthrough one-on-one meetings with a peer mentor and weekly workshops you will learn how to successfully navigate Northwestern while learning more about how the FGLI identity informs and strengthens your experiences at Northwestern.
Interested in hearing previous mentors and mentees experience with Compass? Check out the video below.
- Compass Kick Off: Friday, September 29th, 2:30-6:30 pm. Dinner Provided.
- Weekly workshops throughout the academic year starting Friday, October 6th
- Compass meets every Friday, 2:30-4:30 pm
- We provide lunch!
We are excited to welcome the Class of 2027! Navigating Northwestern is always easier with support. More information about joining Compass will be available in August. Please complete this interest form to be notified when the application opens and receive more information .