Utah Valley Academic Strategies for the Challenging Educational Needs of Diverse Students
(UVASCENDS) is a FREE "blastoff" program designed to reduce freshman “first time jitters,”
and inform students about the wonderful programs and resources that UVU and Multicultural
Student Services can offer.
UVASCENDS offers students experiential team exercises, cultural, academic, diversity-coping,
motivational, career planning, and UVU resource workshops in a fear-free, informal
All Cultural Diversity scholarship recipients, incoming minority freshmen, as well as continuing multicultural students
are all invited to attend this event.
Registration for UVASCENDS 2015 will be available prior to the fall 2015 semester.
*All Cultural Diversity Scholarship Recipients are required to attend this event.