Summer Scholars Program

Sunday, Aug. 18 to Thursday, Aug. 22, 2019

Jump start your success in our Summer Scholars program!

As a Summer Scholar, you'll get a head start on life as a Rocket!

Summer Scholars with Dr. Sharon L. GaberIn the Summer Scholars Program, you will develop strong academic and social foundations to successfully navigate your transition from high school to college. This program helps build skills and connections, giving you distinct advantages in your academic endeavors and leadership development.

The five day early arrival program (August 18-22) includes immersive activities in your field of study, writing and math skills workshops, personal strengths assessments, and strategies to promote health and well-being in college. In the midst of this intense experience, you will make friends that can last a lifetime. 

The University of Toledo is committed to creating an inclusive campus community that empowers academic achievement among students from diverse cultural, economic and social backgrounds.

Why is Summer Scholars for you?

  • Develop skills critical to college, career and personal success.
  • Get connected with The University of Toledo campus and surrounding community.
  • Find mentors to guide your college experience.
  • Make friends and get involved on campus.
  • Learn about your place and the world.

Learning Communities (LC)

Student support doesn't stop at the end of summer. For fall semester, students join a Learning Community (LC), a small group of students who take classes together around a common theme. Some of this year's learning communities include Brothers on the Rise; Molecules, Cells and Biomedicine; and Teach for the Future.

  • See familiar faces in class.
  • Fulfill a UToledo general education requirement.
  • Open to participants living both on- and off-campus.

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Group picture of Summer ScholarsTo be eligible, a student must be a direct-from-high-school, first-year student admitted to The University of Toledo in one of the following colleges:

  • College of Arts and Letters
  • College of Health and Human Services
  • College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics
  • Judith Herb College of Education
  • University College
Spaces are limited. Confirm your attendance today!

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Become a Summer Scholar Peer Mentor

Earn a scholarship for fall 2019 while helping new Rockets adjust to life at UToledo.

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Last Updated: 7/12/19