Global Scholars Program

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This FREE, residential program will strengthen your academic skills and prepare you for college. Taking place prior to the start of the Fall semester, the Summer Scholars Program is an academic enrichment opportunity that has been proven to increase student success and engagement.

Through Summer Scholars you will:

  • Earn up to 10 free credits before the year officially begins
  • Become part of a supportive community before other first year students even start classes
  • Develop relationships with faculty and staff who will be vital to your success over the next four years
  • Take part in fun activities with peer leaders and other Saint Elizabeth community members

Key Dates

  • Orientation – June 27, 2021
  • Classes – Monday through Friday, June 28-July 30, 2021

Courses Included

English/Writing class (SEU100), Reading/History (SEU100 Context Lab), Math (under revision) plus a Science/Chemistry class 2.0 credits.

In order to receive credit for courses, students must attend all classes and pass with a grade of "C" or better.


Cost

The Summer Scholars Program is paid for by the University.


Support

Tutoring and mentoring are provided and required to support each student. Workshops include time management, how to be a better student, learning strategies, and guest speakers on various topics. Peer Mentors are current students who have been in various Summer Programs, so they have an understanding of the challenges of a first-year college student.

We currently plan to be on campus but in the event we are unable to do so due to COVID, the Summer Scholars Program will be remote.

For more information on enrolling in the Summer Scholars Program, please contact Cliff Woodward, Executive Director of Academic Student Support Services, at cwoodward@steu.edu or (973) 290-4345.