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The Scorpion Path: Orientation

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Maximize enrollment of applicants in target populations and enhance their preparation and enthusiasm for the college experience.


Newly admitted students.


Increase Opportunity for Success

  • Enhance the likelihood of success for incoming students, particularly students who will benefit from extra assistance.

Engender Community & Belonging

  • Foster a welcoming environment that builds a sense of community among the incoming class and connects them to faculty, staff, and other students.

Increase College Literacy & Self-efficacy

  • Increase college literacy and engender a spirit of independence and self-direction through knowledge, self-reflection, and advocacy.

Strengthen Financial Wellness

  • Help students understand financial support options, including scholarships, grants, and student loans, while mitigating stigmas regarding the latter.

Action Plan

The Action plan outlines our deliverables, project leads, and priorities.