Emerging Scholars Academy
ESA students and SSS staff pose after arriving by train in Denali National Park.
Should you apply?
Are you an incoming freshman for the fall 2017 semester? Consider applying for the Emerging Scholars Academy (ESA) on the UAF Campus, August 14 - 23, 2017.
- Save more than $1,000 in tuition and fees!
- Earn eight free credits, including two core classes
- Day-long field trip*
What is it?
Two week intensive orientation includes two 1-credit courses:
- College Success Skills
- Math Preparation for placement through ALEKS
This program is specially designed for 15 students who have local housing and transportation.
How do I qualify?
You qualify if you meet the following criteria:
- Incoming freshman for Fall 2017
- Intending to enroll full time in a bachelor's program
- Place into ENGL 111X
- Qualify for SSS
What much does ESA cost?
- There is ZERO cost to the student! ESA is a federally funded program offered exclusively by Student Support Services.
*Subject to change
Students and staff talk about their ESA experience with SSS:
|Be accepted to UAF for fall 2017||June 15|
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|Apply for Emerging Scholars Academy||July|
Participate in Emerging Scholars Academy!