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

What is FSU LEAP? (STEM MAJORS ONLY)

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!

When?

June 30-July 29, 2019

Why?

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.

Who?

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.

S.T.E.M. MAJORS
Math
Computer Science
Pre-Engineering
Biology
Chemistry
Forensic Science
Nursing

How?

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) 672-1494

For questions regarding payments, please visit

https://www.uncfsu.edu/paying-for-college/make-a-payment

To pay your bill, please visit Make a Payment

DEADLINE: July 5th by 5:00pm.