There are many benefits to the Scholars Academy that range from having a dedicated study lounge to receiving mentorship from an external community member.
Engage in an annual service-learning project. The Service Project gives each student in the Scholars Academy the chance to be part of a community-based project.
Get the opportunity to form a community of equally ambitious peers to support your pursuits and inspire your success.
Have a dedicated coordinator to provide one on one support with scholarship and post-degree applications, as well as your overall academic plan. Interact with campus and community leaders and mentors.
Get recognized on your official transcript under “Awards and Scholarships” and on your Co-Curricular Record.
Attend exclusive Scholars Academy and campus events, and partake in the annual Scholars Academy retreat in Banff. Receive invitations to prestigious university and community events. Present at our Insights: Speaker Series.
Receive mentorship from an esteemed member of the community while also being a mentor to a first year student. Attend networking breakfasts, hear from experienced keynote speakers, and further your professional development.
Access the Scholars Lounge to study, eat, or host events. This is a private space fully equipped with a kitchenette, lockers, study cubicles, lounge chairs, and a projector for presentations.