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WSU Undergraduate Education LSAMP: Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation

Connecting Community Colleges to WSU (2019)

Dates of Event: Thursday and Friday, October 24 & 25, 2019

Location: Pullman, Washington on the WSU Campus

Registration Fee for Students: $25
(Please note this administrative fee is non-refundable.)

Registration Deadline: Friday, October 4, 2019. Please note that space is limited and will be available on a “first come, first served” basis–so register soon!

Register for the Event

Join us for this annual STEM-focused campus-visit event! Connecting Community Colleges to WSU (2019) offers a great chance to:

  • Talk to academic advisors for who specialize in information for STEM majors.
  • Explore cutting-edge STEM labs in person.
  • Visit with former community college students who are now part of the WSU LSAMP community.
  • Learn about fun and active clubs that are specially for STEM students.
  • Discover opportunities and support available through multicultural student resources.

And, get answers to your questions about courses and prerequisites, transferring, and more!

Schedule Overview for Student Guests

Thursday

  • Check into hotel
  • Greeting and ice-breaker activities
  • Tour the award-winning Student Recreation Center on campus

Friday

  • Breakfast at the hotel
  • Check-in on campus for the event
  • Welcome and introductions
  • WSU resources and organizations relating to admissions, transferring, financial aid, and scholarships
  • Breakout sessions:
    • Benefits of participating in WSU LSAMP
    • Preparing for graduate school
    • Learning about how to get involved in WSU research with a faculty mentor
  • Lunch with current WSU LSAMP students
  • Talk time with WSU academic advisors who work with students in STEM majors
  • STEM lab tours
  • Dinner and survey

All students must abide by WSU campus policies and regulations for the whole duration of this event, including to and from campuses and throughout the visit. Read about conduct policies.

Additional Information

Lodging

Quality Inn
S.E. 1400 Bishop Blvd., Pullman, WA 99163
509-332-0500
Quality Inn website

Travel

Arranged by each campus.
Travel and Transportation Information

Friday Meals

Covered by “Connecting Community Colleges to WSU” program based on approval of a MESA director/LSAMP liaison and/or Community College chaperone.

Questions

Email: wsu.lsamp@wsu.edu

Who Are We?

WSU LSAMP, a program in WSU Undergraduate Education in the Office of the Provost and Executive Vice President, provides support, resources, and opportunities to science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) underrepresented minority students who are on a path to be successful in STEM fields at the university level.

The WSU LSAMP program is part of PNW LSAMP, with a goal to create a culture and community of success for STEM majors. Through LSAMP, underrepresented minority students receive mentoring, tutoring, career guidance, professional development, and graduate school preparation. In addition, students have opportunities to create social networks through events and activities facilitated by WSU LSAMP. Connect with us on Facebook!