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Project LEAD

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Developing leaders on campus since 2002 — join the legacy!

Project LEAD (Leading Educational Advantage & Development), is a 3-day 2-night program to provide you a head start of self-exploration and development to help you find your own belongingness in this right place to live and succeed.

Project LEAD is to provide first-year students and transfer students a great opportunity focusing on their leadership, education, advancement, and development. This program enables you to move in early and have an immersive head start to prepare you for on-campus experience.

During this 3-day on-campus experience, you will:

  • Connect with your future friends
  • Build your own community
  • Enhance your leadership
  • Discover service opportunities
  • Learn and gain independence
  • Kickoff your adventurous college life

Cost & Benefits:

  • The cost of the program is only $80, and full scholarship is available for applicants in need.
  • Avoid the rush and move-in to Campus Housing early
  • Free Interim Housing with meals provided during the program times
  • Receive a cool t-shirt and training (prior to Opening Day)


  • Must be a first- year or transfer student
  • Must have a signed Housing contract for the 2023-24 academic year
  • Must be available for the following dates:
    • Project LEAD (Monday-Tuesday, August 14th-15th)
    • Move-in Days (Wednesday-Thursday, August 16th – 17th)

If you want to learn more about Project LEAD, stop by the Campus Housing table at Marketplace when you are on-campus for Orientation, or contact Nick Schiller.

Apply Today to be a 2023 Project LEAD Participant

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