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Chancellor's Scholars Program

The Chancellor's Scholars Program is a leadership development program for students who are recipients of the prestigious Chancellor's Scholarship and Chancellor's Associates Scholarship.


Chancellor's Scholars benefit from:

  • Faculty mentoring through the Emeriti and Faculty Mentoring Programs
  • Peer mentoring with upper-division Chancellor's Scholars
  • Ongoing leadership and professional skill development
  • Social and community service activities with other Chancellor's Scholars
  • Exposure to student resources and involvement opportunities


Chancellor's Scholars Program Meetings

All Chancellor's Scholarship recipients are expected to participate fully in the Chancellor's Scholars Program. The mandatory meetings offer participants leadership and communication skills development and vital information about UC San Diego resources. The meetings occur on five Thursdays each quarter, 5:00PM-7:00PM, at the UCSD Retirement Resource Center. (Map)

2013-2014 meeting dates:

  • Fall Quarter: October 10, 24; November 7, 21; December 5
  • Winter Quarter: January 9, 23; February 6, 20; March 6
  • Spring Quarter: April 3, 17; May 1, 15, 29

Students who participate fully in the Chancellor's Scholars Program will be recognized at the Center for Student Involvement Leadership Banquet and at the Chancellor's Scholars Program Closing Reception in May 2014.

Emeriti Mentoring Program: Dream to Reality Workshops

Chancellor's scholars participating in the Emeriti Mentoring Program will arrange meeting times with their faculty mentor on an individual basis. Quarterly "Dream to Reality" workshops during lunch time with mentors and mentees will be held in the Retirement Resource Center and have been scheduled for the 2013-2014 academic year: 

  • Fall Quarter: October 16, 2013 on Healthcare Professions
  • Winter Quarter: January 15, 2014 Social Sciences
  • Spring Quarter: April 9, 2014 Computer Science and Engineering

This will be an opportunity for Chancellor's scholar mentees to bring their own lunch and learn from a panel of Emeriti Faculty Mentors. 

Sponsors and contact

The Chancellor's Scholars Program is co-sponsored by CSI-Communication and Leadership and the UCSD Emeriti Association.

For more information:

Contact CSI-Communication and Leadership or Suzan Cioffi.