University Scholars

October 30, 2014

Fall Break 2014: Raleigh X 3

Over Fall Break I went on this amazing trip with Scholars. It was called Raleigh x 3 and over 3 days we hiked 6 miles, canoed 10 miles, and then biked 20 miles all throughout …read more.

March 12, 2014

Celebrating 35 Years of USP Alumni!

The USP is celebrating its 35th anniversary this year.  We will be celebrating this event, as well as Alex Miller’s outstanding 28 year tenure as Director, all year long, kicking off with a celebration dinner …read more.

December 10, 2013

Celebrating our Fall Graduates!

This fall, 72 University Scholars Program seniors completed the requirements of the program.  They represent the largest fall graduating class in our 34 year history!  They will be recognized at the commencement ceremonies in the …read more.

July 31, 2013

Advice for Smart Students…and that means YOU!

In a recent New York Times article, Lionel Anderson, Assistant Director of Academic Resources at Haverford College, offers some worthwhile advice to new college students on how to succeed in college.  Mr. Anderson touches on …read more.

June 19, 2013

What is college for?

A recent Chronicle article titled “How to Assess the Real Payoff of a College Degree” explored how we determine the value of a college degree in our changing economy.  Can it be measured solely in …read more.

May 31, 2010

Our Team

The University Scholars Program has five professional staff.

May 28, 2010

Fast Facts

Find out about the history of the University Scholars Program and what we do.