Program Requirements

The following timeline and program activities are requirements for active participation in the program.

The Global Scholars Program provides students with valuable mentorship, training, and networking support to facilitate their global learning experience over four quarters. Students who successfully complete the Global Scholars Program will receive a graduation stole to wear at commencement recognizing their global leadership.

Below is the schedule of activities for the 2021 cohort of Global Scholars. All dates are tentative.

Winter Quarter 2021


Apply to global experience Winter Quarter
Winter Workshop #1: Study Abroad Applications Thu, January 21, 3:30 PM - 5 PM
New Global Scholars Retreat #1 Sat, January 23, 10am-12:30pm (tentative)
Attend 30-min small group advising meeting mid-January, choose from several options
Attend Study Abroad Ambassadors Panels TBD
Winter Workshop #2: Scholarship Applications Thu, February 11, 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
New Global Scholars Retreat #2 Late February TBD

Spring Quarter 2021


BIS 293 Global Scholars Course begins March 29, 2021
Scholar Social June

Summer Quarter 2021


Participate in study abroad or internship varies - most opportunities are suspended due to COVID-19
Participate in 3 Global Scholar community gatherings monthly June-August

Autumn Quarter 2021


BIS 393 Global Scholars Course begins September 29, 2021
Cohort Celebration December