SXU Emerging Scholars Program
The Emerging Scholars Program promotes the retention and academic success of African-American students at Saint Xavier University. The program is committed to providing relevant experiences that aim to help African-American students succeed academically, professionally and socially through development in the following areas: education/retention, leadership, social, community involvement and cultural/spiritual awareness.Goals for the Emerging Scholars program include, but are not limited to, expanded efforts in recruiting African American students as undergraduates and increasing first-to-second year retention and six-year graduation rates of that population. To meet these goals, SXU is creating an environment that meets the academic, professional and cultural needs of African-American students.
The Emerging Scholars Program is founded on six program pillars:
For more information about the Emerging Scholars Program, contact Lisa Lyons: firstname.lastname@example.org