What is PLUS?

The Program for Leadership of Underrepresented Students (PLUS) is designed to assist incoming students from underrepresented backgrounds with academic and social support through peer mentoring to create high levels of achievement and an overall positive college experience.

Why Join PLUS?

Students who participate in the program:

  • Will learn more about campus resources and have a deeper understanding of the services available to you.
  • Will develop long lasting relationships with peers.
  • Will be provided with opportunities to help develop as a leader.
  • Will be able to establish supportive relationships with faculty and staff.
  • Will develop valuable skills that can help you be academically successful.

How do you join PLUS?

If you are interested in joining PLUS please complete a PLUS application online by September 7, 2022. For additional questions please email us at diversitycenter@lawrence.edu.

Benefits of participating in the PLUS Program

Access to free leadership and social opportunities. All outings expenses are covered by PLUS.