IntoUniversity provides local learning centres where young people are inspired to achieve. At each local centre IntoUniversity offers a range of innovative programmes that support young people from disadvantaged backgrounds to attain either a university place or another chosen aspiration. Volunteering with us offers experience working with young people, access to high quality training and on-…

The IntoUniversity Mentoring Scheme pairs university student mentors with young people aged 10-17 from some of London's most disadvantaged areas, giving them the opportunity to receive tailored, one-to-one support in areas including academic attainment, social skills and future planning. IntoUniversity offers a range of different programmes to their young people including a homework club, in school programmes and of course our mentoring programme. Our Mentoring scheme is designed to help our students but also university students progress, learn and to have fun. This year we are allowing pairs to meet initially face to face with the option of meeting online. Mentors support young people with their academic work, support them to find future aspirations and to improve their social skills.

Time commitment

Meetings take place every 2 weeks and last for an hour long.
What measures have you put in place to ensure volunteers’ safety during COVID-19?
Please contact us for more details on how we ensure your safety when volunteering face-to-face.

This organisation is one of our community partner organisations.

Like all volunteer recruiters we work with, they have signed up to our service standards, agreeing to abide by our policy on partnership working.

In addition, the team here at Students’ Union UCL Volunteering Service is here to support you throughout your volunteering journey – you can get in touch at any time with any questions, queries or problems you encounter.