Crossing the Cistern

Need help getting your GPA back on track? Crossing the Cistern is a one-year momentum program that helps students improve academic standing as well as support, challenge, and celebrate students along the path to graduation. The primary goals surround the inclusion, retention and well-being of students, with a particular focus on diverse student populations. The program provides scholarship support, academic advising, professional mentoring, extracurricular programming and interactive peer communities to help students navigate the academic experience. Duration is the 2021-2022 academic year. 

School of the Arts Eligibility:

  • sophomore or junior
  • minimum 24 credit hours
  • GPA: 1.8-2.5 (This requirement differs by hours earned.)

Student Support:

  • $250 in fall and $250 in spring
  • potential additional funding to support experiential learning initiatives

Applications open through Friday, August 6, 2021.


Questions? Contact us.