The Vector Network Summer Institute - Application

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

The Summer Institute is a focused five-week institute specifically designed to address the needs of first-generation, historically underrepresented and/or low income students. Vector Network Scholars will enroll in two credit-bearing courses during the summer and will each have access to a comprehensive collection of academic support, appreciative advising, faculty mentors, and peer mentoring to ensure successful transition to college during their first year.

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* 1. To be considered for the Vector Network Summer Institute  Program, you must meet the following criteria:
> Be 24 years of age or younger
> Fall 2019 is the first semester you are attending college
> Have earned 15 or fewer college credits (not including concurrent enrollment credits) and have been out of school for at least one semester

> Placement in RDNG116 (or no reading course required)
> Total annual family income at or below the SUNY EOP Economic Eligibility Guidelines (See guidelines at: https://www.tompkinscortland.edu/campus-life/vector-network). Eligibility is based on your total 2017 income. Contact Financial Aid by email or call, 607.844.8222, Ext. 4538 or 4358 if you have questions about whether you meet these guidelines.

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* 3. Is this your first semester of College at Tompkins Cortland CC?

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* 4. APPLICANT INFORMATION

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* 5. Gender

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* 6. What is the highest degree obtained by a parent(s)/Guardian(s) in your household?

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* 7. Ethnicity:

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* 8. Are you planning to live on campus? Vector Scholars living in the residence halls will be assigned to live together on the same floor(s) .

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* 9. Degree Program at Tompkins Cortland CC

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* 10. What are your professional goals? (Please write "undecided" if you are undecided, or you may wish to list a few possible areas of career interest)

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* 11. Please describe why you would like to participate in the Vector Network Summer Institute.

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* 12. Describe yourself in three words

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* 13. PLEASE SELECT LEVEL OF INTEREST FROM THE LIST BELOW

  Not Interested Somewhat Interested Very Interested
Music
Art
New Media
Writing/Poetry
Meeting New People
Spirituality
Social Networking
Cooking
Politics
Adventure/Outdoors
Four Year College
Leadership Opportunities
Study Abroad

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* 14. In about 500 words, tell us about a challenge you faced in your life and how you worked to overcome it.

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