Emerging Scholars Academy

Are you an incoming freshman for the fall 2014 semester? Consider applying for the Emerging Scholars Academy on the UAF Campus, August 25-30, 2014.

Student Benefit.

  • Save more than $1,000 in tuition and fees*
  • Earn seven free credits, including two core classes
  • Day-long field trip

What is it?

Weeklong intensive orientation includes:

  • One-credit course
  • Breakfast and lunch included*

Get the insider’s perspective from current SSS students. Learn how to:

  • Be a strong college student
  • Navigate campus like a pro
  • Apply for a student job
  • Understand financial aid options and solutions

This program is specially designed for 15 students who have local housing and transportation .

How it works.

  • Enroll in SSS Emerging Scholars Academy
  • Successfully complete academy, which includes a one credit course with perfect attendance
  • Take six credits of core classes, cost-free during the next academic year

How do I qualify?

You qualify if you meet the following criteria:


  • $150 program fee

*Subject to change

Student Timeline.

Be accepted to UAF for fall 2014June 15
Apply for SSSJuly 1
Apply for Emerging Scholars Academy
Applications accepted on a first-come, first-served basis. Other eligible applications will be placed on a waitlist.
July 1
Complete Free Application for Federal Student Aid
Submit ASAP
Aug. 25

Apply Now!

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