What is the Queer Peer Mentoring Program?
UNI Thrive's Queer Peer Mentoring program pairs incoming first-year students who identify as LGBTQ+ with returning students (sophomores or above) who are knowledgeable about the LGBTQ+ community at UNI either through personal experience or demonstrated experience as an ally connected with the LGBTQ+ community.

The program is designed to take place during both fall and spring semester to aid in the transition to college, but supportive mentoring relationships may last longer. Individuals seeking support outside of the program may also connect with Gender & Sexuality Services for support in finding a mentor