Sample Mentor Questions to Mentees

  1. Why are you interested in this field?
  2. What have you done so far to give you the skills you need for this type of career?
  3. What are you involved in on campus?
  4. (If they are job/internship searching) Where have you looked for opportunities?
  5. What type of research have you done on the field/company/major?
  6. What concerns do you have (if any) about being an Asian American in this field?
  7. What are you trying to be or do? What is your career goal/ path?
  8. What are you struggling with? What is frustrating for you?
  9. What do you think you are good at?
  10. What do you think you need work on?
  11. How can I help you?