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    2019 Centre Compass Program

    Designed for rising first-year Centre College students, this on-campus leadership training experience will help you maximize your potential as a student leader at Centre. The one-week, intensive orientation will feature interactive workshops and activities focused on cultivating such traits as critical thinking, initiative, creative problem solving and communication skills — all the tools necessary to become a successful leader, both on campus and in your professional career beyond. 

    Cost and details

    • The cost for food, housing, trips, instruction materials and a shirt is $1,000 for the week. Financial need-based scholarships are available for qualified applicants.  
     • Students who receive financial aid at Centre may qualify for whole or partial aid. 2 FULL Scholarships are available for first-generation College students. When registering, please indicate if you would like to be considered for a scholarship or partial financial aid.
     • Students will be notified of admission on a rolling basis. To check on admission status, please email program director cody.cook@centre.edu.
     • After admission, a non-refundable $200 deposit is due to the program director by June 1 and will confirm your spot in the program. The balance is due upon arrival to campus on July 7.
     • Rides from the Lexington airport will be provided. Please request a ride as soon as flight arrangements are made. 
    • All students will live together on campus with an upper class student serving as a Resident Assistant. Most participants will have a roommate for the week.
     • Laundry, fitness, and cooking facilities will be available.
     Students should check in from 2 to 4 p.m. upon arriving to campus on July 7. Students may leave campus the morning of July 14.

    Registration is no longer available.