Approximately 40-50 students are chosen each year to be part of the new Leeds Scholars Program cohort.

Application Criteria

Students can apply as incoming freshmen or rising sophomores.

Application Requirements

Applications must be submitted by February 1 for consideration. The application for Fall 2024 has now closed. The application for Fall 2025 will open in October 2024.

Application Review

The Leeds Scholars Program offers a holistic review process that evaluates academic preparedness, co-curricular involvement and leadership, work experience, community engagement, and diversity. After the initial review, finalists are selected for interviews with current Scholars, program alumni, and staff.