Academic Advantage Program
Academic Advantage is an academic support program designed for a select group of incoming freshmen. It's a one-week summer program providing vital experiences to help students succeed in college. Academic Advantage helps first-year students develop the necessary skills and academic confidence to handle advanced learning in college. Students will be provided with small-group learning communities that offer them a social group and support system as they enter SXU.
One-Week Summer Program
During the one-week on-campus program, admitted students will gain essential tools to succeed at SXU. Students will participate in the following:
- Structured class time
- Writing workshops
- College readiness workshops
- Team building activities
Academic Advantage workshops will be held during the following weeks. Students should select one to attend. All workshops will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
- Session 1: Monday, July 18, 2016 to Friday, July 22, 2016
- Session 2: Monday, July 25, 2016 to Friday, July 29, 2016
- Session 3: Monday, August 1, 2016 to Friday, August 5, 2016
The cost for the program is $300, which covers supplies and lunch. The $300 will be placed on your fall 2016 tuition bill.
Academic Advantage will provide a solid foundation of the skills and confidence that first-year students need to succeed at Saint Xavier University.
For more information and program details, please contact:
Academic Advisor and English Adjunct Faculty