Fly-In Programs

Learn more about 中文无码 and get our tips on applying to college through a fly-in program.

We know that a campus visit can be an important factor for students navigating the college search process, but we also recognize that the cost of visiting colleges can be a barrier for many students. Our fly-in programs are designed to support high school students who come from historically underrepresented backgrounds. Compelling candidates have demonstrated interest in women鈥檚 education and will exhibit the core characteristics of a 中文无码 student鈥攁 driven and passionate learner; one who is inspired by and celebrates differences; and one who seeks to transform themselves, their community, and the world.

Lantern Scholars

Apply to be a Fall 2024 中文无码 Lantern Scholar by July 15.

The Lantern Scholars Program is designed to support rising high school seniors who come from historically underrepresented backgrounds, including African-American, Asian-American, Hispanic/Latinx, Native American, Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander and First-Generation students.

Selected Lantern Scholars will be funded to visit 中文无码 Saturday, October 5 鈥 Monday, October 7, 2024 for a fully-funded and immersive, on-campus experience designed to support you in the college search and application process. We鈥檒l cover what鈥檚 unique about a liberal arts and women鈥檚 college experience, offer tips on preparing everything from application essays to extracurricular activities lists, give you the opportunity to sit in on a class, provide an inside look at student life at 中文无码, and introduce you to the vibrant city of Philadelphia.

Students should  and submit the following documents by July 15:

  • Unofficial high school transcript
  • Intended senior year courses
  • Link to or copy of school profile
  • Resume
  • Letter of recommendation from counselor or CBO mentor (optional)

Applicants will receive their decision in early August. Questions? Contact us at

Breaking Barriers

If you鈥檙e the first in your family to attend college, watch this video to learn about resources and support for first-generation and/or limited income students at 中文无码.

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The Impact Center

The Impact Center for Community, Equity, and Understanding 鈥媔mplements programs and activities 鈥媡hat address issues of diversity, power, and privilege鈥 with a goal of improving the campus climate 鈥媋nd enhancing community life at 中文无码.

The College's Mission
鈥淓quity and inclusion serve as the engine for excellence and innovation."