EARLY SUCCESS PROGRAM (ESP)

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Early Success Program (ESP)
  

Online August 14-17, 2017

On-ground August 18-23, 2017

Early Success Program students arrive to campus one week prior to the start of freshmen orientation. 
During this week, ESP students will participate in academic and social experiences to prepare them for college-level courses. Students who complete the program will have the tools needed to thrive at Robert Morris University.




 
ESP students will also have the opportunity to
interact with
 personnel from the 
following
University offices:

 ×  Academic Services  ×  IT Department
 ×  Career Center  ×  Public Safety
 ×  Center for Student Success  ×  Residence Life
 × Financial Aid  × Student Life
 ×  Global Engagement  ×  University Library

Requirements During the First Year

1. ESP students check in with their Academic Counselor in the Center for Student Success regularly.

2. Students attend workshops and study groups on the  following skills:  Grammar Usage, Math Testing, Documentation, Writing, Presentations, and Organization.

3. Students participate in tutoring as recommended by their counselor.

 Priority Registration*

Students who complete these requirements receive priority registration for Spring 2017 and Fall 2018


* Students at RMU register in order of credit accumulation.  Ordinarily,  first-year students are the last to register for courses. Priority Registration   status is given to students who complete the ESP Requirements.

The skills-based workshops will include the following topics:

 × Grammar Skills × Critical Thinking
 × Math Strategies × Living Independently
 × College Writing 
 × Understanding the Cost
   of College
 × Learning Strategies × Choosing a Major
 × Decision-making skills
× Time Management
 × Using RMU’s Tutoring 
   and Counseling Services

 

 

 

 Past Program Highlights  Meet the 2016 ESP Leaders

 For More Information, Contact:
412-397-6862 phone
412-397-6316 fax
Nicholson Center 2nd
Moon Campus