Academic Success

Captain’s Academy

Captain’s Academy is a donation funded program that supports students who identify as first-generation.*

Program Benefits 

Students who participate in this program can expect the following:

  • Community of support and sense of belonging
  • Exclusive Captain’s Academy merch (e.g. t-shirt)
  • Private academic focused sessions with campus partners
  • Exclusive social events and off-campus outings
  • Assigned Peer Academic Mentor to serve as a resource and guide
  • Access to network of first-generation SU Faculty and Professional Staff
  • Entered into a drawing for one of two $250 book scholarships** 
  • Graduation cord and certificate upon completion of the program

Captain’s Academy Interest ForM

*neither parent/Guardian has received a Bachelor’s Degree
**75% Active participation required