IBPOC Wellness Mentors

Empower yourself to navigate and advocate for your own health and wellbeing within the communities in which you live and learn.

About the IBPOC Wellness Mentors

If you identify as Indigenous, Black, or as a Persons of Colour, IBPOC Wellness Mentors are here to support your wellbeing.

As trained undergraduate and graduate student staff, IBPOC Wellness Mentors are available to have supportive one-on-one or group mentorship conversations with students in person or online.

Meet the mentors

Top reasons to attend

  • Connect with other IBPOC students
  • Reflect on your experiences and gain perspective and knowledge on wellbeing
  • Learn skills to navigate and manage your health and wellbeing

Connect with a mentor

The IBPOC Wellness Mentors offer drop-in hours on weekdays both in person and virtually.

Drop-in hours

  • Monday: 11:00 am – 2:00 pm PT
  • Tuesday: 11:00 am – 2:00 pm PT
  • Wednesday: 11:00 am – 2:00 pm PT
  • Thursday: 11:00 am – 2:00 pm PT

Wellness and Chill

If you self-identify as an IBPOC student, visit the Wellness Centre in Room 1400 of the UBC Life Building on Wednesdays from 4:30 to 6:00 pm to hang out and play games with other students, or chat with an IBPOC Wellness Mentor. Free snacks and stress-relief goodie bags will be available.

Register now

If you have questions