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Bison Career Mentor Program

Bison Career Mentor Program

We invite you to give back and help your fellow Bison. Apply to become a career mentor in the Bison Career Mentor Program. The OCS aims to increase the number of students who graduate with practical work experience and has created the BCM Program to achieve this goal. The BCM Program will match selected students with an alumni who graduated from their school/college or major or is currently working in their desired field. Take advantage of the opportunity to give back by donating your time. Complete an application today to serve as an Alumni Career Mentor and continue the Howard legacy.

Program Mission

 Alumni will help establish the new standard for the student-alumni relationship
Alumni are matched with a student from their field of study or  industry  to provide one -on- one career coaching and support 
Alumni will encourage students to attend career readiness skill workshops  about professionalism, negotiating,  communication, networking and more


Eligibility and Requirments

1. Must be an HU Alumni

2. Must have 3 or more years of professional experience

3. Must submit an Alumni Career Mentor application and resume or professional profile

4. Must be able to commit to participating as a mentor for 1 year to 2 students 


Hours of Operations
8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. 
Monday - Friday

Office of Career Services
525 Bryant Street, NW 
Suite 212
Washington, DC. 20059