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The ACCESS Program for Women in Science & Mathematics

Your ACCESS application will need to include**:

  • Personal essay (500 word maximum)
    Offer insight into your character and motivation to study science. Highlight scientific interests as well as life and educational experiences that demonstrate a strong work ethic, maturity, resilience and responsibility

  • 2 letters of recommendation
    High school students- At least one letter must be from a science teacher
    Transfer students- At least one letter must be from a professor (when possible, from a science professor)
  • Resume
    Information on work experience and volunteering, awards, and extracurricular activities
  • Official transcript
    We are especially interested in students who have taken rigorous science courses (high school and/or college level)
    High school students - High school transcript
    Transfer students - Transcript from collegiate institutions you have attended

**In person or Skype/Facetime interviews may be requested.

Application opens mid-January 2018.

More Information

Contact:

Tanya Vickers
ACCESS Program Director
College of Science
1430 Presidents Circle RM 220
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
(801) 581-6958

Janae Bird
ACCESS Program Coordinator
College of Science
1430 Presidents Circle RM 220
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
(801) 581-6958

Daureen Nesdill MS, MLIS
ACCESS Librarian
Marriott Library
Salt Lake City, UT 84112
(801) 585-5975

 

 

Last Updated: 10/23/17