POLITICAL SCIENCE ACADEMIC ORIENTATION

MC101-POLS

MC101-POLS is an intensive academic orientation program designed specifically for incoming students majoring in political science or pursuing a career in law. Through a combination of online and in-person programming it is designed to help new students get off to a strong start at Meredith, both academically and socially.

HOW YOU WILL BENEFIT

  • Connect with faculty, advisers, and staff in your program
  • Start to develop a community of classmates who share similar interests
  • Enhance your comfort with completing college-level research
  • Lower your anxiety around taking tests
  • Build your confidence when presenting to peers


WHAT STUDENTS ARE SAYING ABOUT THE PROGRAM

“I really liked the orientation as it helped prepare me for college. I also liked the fact that you were able to give feedback to me about my assignments, especially on what I was confused about and how I could do better in understanding what I am writing.” 

– Camila Cordova, ’24


“I think this class was a great way to introduce students to college level work. It really helped me and taught me how to navigate college level courses. Thank you for doing this program! It’s so helpful!” 

-Mary Wesley Craft, ’24


“I really liked this orientation. I think that it is a really good start for getting back into school.” 

– Chorro Jobe, ’24


WHEN: The tentative date for MC101-POLS is August 3-13.

Please note that all dates are somewhat fluid at the moment because of COVID-19, but once you sign up we will keep you informed as plans evolve.

COST: $175. Students enrolling in this program can choose to either add $175 to their fall balance ($35 payment plan enrollment fee would apply to any student who has yet to sign up) or pay in full prior to the course’s start date. If you have questions about your account, please email accounting@meredith.edu.

HOW TO REGISTER: To reserve your spot, simply email Dr. Manzo at wrmanzo@meredith.edu.