When you give to the College of Social Sciences and Public Policy, helping students is the bottom line. Your support is instrumental in allowing us to build on our existing strengths to transform the educational experience for students and initiate new programs to help prepare tomorrow’s leaders in business, politics, government, and the non-profit sector for a global society. Comments by two young alumni reflect the comments we hear on a regular basis from students who participate in programs made possible by your support. They provide a glimpse for you regarding the impact of your gifts in the lives of students.
|"I wouldn’t be the person or the success that I am today without my experience in the World Affairs Program. It made such a positive difference in my life." – Erin H.|
|"I am very grateful for my experience in the Research Intensive Bachelor’s Certificate Program. I believe the advanced coursework and internship set me apart and made a difference in my acceptance to UVA Law School." - Lauren B., one of 360 students accepted from 8,600 applicants to UVA Law School|
|"Teaching English in Iquitos was more than an internship—it awakened my passion for economic development and guided my post-graduate goals. I really cannot thank you enough for starting the Social Science Scholars program." - Shannon M.|
We encourage you to browse through the following achievements of a number of outstanding students from our college.
And please take a moment to explore the programs listed below that enrich the academic experience of our students and prepare them for success thanks in large part to your support.