Golden Scholars

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Are you an incoming freshman in the College of Science and a 1st generation college student?

Join the Golden Scholars Program!

The Golden Scholar program is a College of Science program designed to help first generation college students transition and succeed at the University. First-generation students are students whose parent(s) or legal guardian(s) have not completed a bachelor's degree.

There is NO cost for participating in this program.

Program Benefits include the following:

  • Enrollment and financial aid support
  • Exploration of on-campus research opportunities and careers
  • Events & socials with faculty and professionals to support networking
  • Assistance with managing your academic life
  • Fall and Spring retreats
  • Graduate and professional school planning
  • Exclusive access to workshops

Apply Today!