A First-Year Academic Success Program

The Pilots Program engages first-year students with a diverse community of goal-oriented peers, facilitates individual academic guidance and assists students in developing a strong educational foundation.

Goals & Objectives

Through Pilots, you will:

  • Be a part of a diverse community
  • Attend small classes with friends
  • Take advantage of individualized advising and academic guidance
  • Experience courses taught by outstanding, dedicated faculty
  • Benefit from tutoring offered by exceptional peer assistants
  • Develop tools and skills needed to be successful in college

 

Pilots lab poster

One Stop: Student Guide to Help and Resources

Program Highlights

  • 83% Retention (Freshman to Sophomore Year)

Student Population

  • 50% of Pilots students are first-generation
  • 50% of Pilots students are multicultural
  • 50% of students received a 3.0 or higher (Fall 2013-Spring 2014)

Important Dates

November 13-18
Spring 2015 enrollment
Enrollment Steps

November 24-28
Fall break (No classes)

December 15-19
Final exams

December 24
Final grades posted to iSIS

January 19, 2015Spring 2015 term begins

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Check out photos and scholarship winners from the Spring 2014 Pilots Awards Reception