Each year, UROP recognizes outstanding mentors who have exceeded expectations in providing opportunities and guidance to their UROP students. These exceptional mentors demonstrate an interest in the college experiences, academic goals, and career plans of their students.

Dr. Jacqueline Mattis was nominated by undergraduate Josephine Graham. “It is comforting and empowering knowing I have someone in my corner, forever cheering me on, at such an early state in my college experience,” said Josephine.