Privileges and Responsibilities

  •  Receive counseling on job search, resume preparation and interviewing techniques from the LU Career Center
  •  Learn about graduate study in your discipline
  • Opportunities to participate in professional conferences and Careers Forums
  •  ASCENT Learning Community
  • Graduate Record Examination (GRE)  Fee Support
  • Responsibilities 

    •  Complete degree within four long semesters
    •  Maintain at least 3.0 GPA in your major courses
    •  Maintain at least 3.0 overall GPA
    •  Participate in Summer Bridge and Enrichment Program in Year I
    •  Participate in Orientation and other introductory sessions
    •  Regularly meet with ASCENT mentor(s)
    •  Participate in Summer URP in Year II
    •  Participate in Learning Community activities
    •  Complete surveys as requested that will help assess the ASCENT program
    •   Notify your faculty mentor if you are considering changing major
    •   Participate in departmental and professional activities – Pi Mu Epsilon, Math Club, ACM, etc.
    •  Complete GRE during senior year
    • Be a good representative of the ASCENT project