Cooper-Woodson Program Requirements

  1. Perform 15 hours of community service.
  2. Attend one pre-approved lecture and submit a one to two paragraph paper about the lecture or attend (PARC) Peer Academic Resource Center’s tutoring session.  
  3. Attend the Anna J. Cooper Lecture in the Fall semester. View the video and submit a one to two page paper if the lecture has been missed.
  4. Attend the Carter G. Woodson Lecture in the Spring semester. View the video and submit a one to two page paper if the lecture has been missed.
  5. Attend the Fall orientation held at the beginning of the Fall semester.
  6. Attend the Winter Planning Retreat held at the beginning of the Spring semester.
  7. Attend the large group meetings which are held once a month on the second Saturday of each month.
  8. Meet with your mentor once a month and submit a mentor card at the end of the each semester.
  9. New and continuing scholars enrolled in the Ethnic 98 course must attend classes as arranged by the instructor of record.
  10. Maintain at least 2.0 Grade Point Average.
  11. Maintain a full academic load.