Pioneer Scholars Events
The Pioneer Scholars program aims to help make first-generation students more aware of the resources and support available on campus, but also to offer engaging and exciting events .
The Pioneer Scholars Program sponsors many fantastic activities and events throughout the year. If you join the Pioneer Program you will meet new people and benefit from the guidance of a peer mentor. Below are some of the great opportunities you can enjoy as a pioneer scholar:
- Welcome gift for attending the first event on the first Tuesday of the year.
- A second gift for attending the second event of the year.
- A free T-shirt with the exclusive Pioneer Scholars logo.
- Periodic free lunches served to you and your group.
- Free chance to win bookstore give-aways for members that are present at each Tuesday event.
- Free tickets to the most popular campus events (Ball on the Belle, Hillside, sporting events, theater productions, Louisville connections, etc.).
- Exclusive information on registering for classes, study group sessions, on-campus housing, and career exploration).
- Interaction with faculty and staff on campus.
- Students who actively participate throughout the entire academic year will receive a $100.00 BU Bookstore voucher.