LEAP (Learning and Engagement at an Accelerated Pace) Scholars Program


The FSU LEAP (Learning and Engagement at an Accelerated Pace) Scholars Program is a summer program that includes courses in science, mathematics, and University Studies; comprehensive academic support; career and major exploration; and engaging co-curricular activities.

Best of all, the LEAP Scholars Program is free for in-state participants.* LEAP Scholars receive a grant that covers tuition, fees, room, and board - a value of over $3,500!


June 30-July 29, 2019


There are so many benefits to participating in the LEAP Scholars Program. Here are just a few:

  • Get a jump-start on your degree...take 6-7 CREDITS FOR FREE!!!
  • Join a network of students with similar interests and career goals.
  • Learn practical leadership skills.
  • Experience life on a college campus.
  • Explore a potential career.
  • Learn about campus resources.
  • Meet FSU faculty and staff.
  • Participate in informational leadership symposiums.
  • Ethics & Civic Engagement: Gain the tools and expertise you need to start influencing real social change in your community and career.


FSU LEAP Scholars Program is an invitation-only summer program for first-time freshmen, majoring in STEM-ONLY areas admitted for fall 2019.The program offers classes in science and math.

Computer Science
Forensic Science


Space in FSU LEAP is limited. After students are invited by FSU's Office of Admissions, spaces are reserved on a first-come, first-served basis until the program is full. Once you receive your participant contract in the mail, return a signed copy to the Office of Admissions to secure your space in the program. After Admissions receives your contract, you will receive an enrollment confirmation via email.

*Out-of-state students may participate, but they must pay the difference between resident and non-resident costs. Tuition Difference (approximate cost; subject to change slightly according to summer session II costs):

  • 6 credits: $792.00
  • 7 credits: $924.00
    **The charges for an international/non-citizen student is as follows:
    • 6 credits $ 3,416.44 (includes room and board)
    • 7 credits $ 3,724.48 (includes room and board)

Payment information:

Student Accounts and Perkins Office Hours:
Monday/Thursday/Friday: 8:00am-5:00pm
Tuesday/Wednesday: 8:00am-6:00pm

Cashier's Office Hours:
Monday/Thursday/Friday: 8:30am-5:00pm
Tuesday/Wednesday: 8:30am-6:00pm 
Phone: (910) 672-1155
Fax: (910) 672-1486

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To pay your bill, please visit Make a Payment

DEADLINE: July 5th by 5:00pm.