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Fall Timeline for Admission

The Jepson School provides opportunities during the fall semester for students interested in leadership studies to learn more about the application process and the program. Students are eligible to apply for admission during the fall semester of their second year and must have taken or be enrolled in either Leadership and the Humanities or Leadership and the Social Sciences.

Information Sessions

You must attend an information session if you are interested in pursuing a major or minor in leadership studies. Sessions are 60 minutes and cover the application process and information about the program. If you are unable to attend, contact the associate dean for student and external affairs.

Session: Thursday, August 27, 2020 (Date & Time subject to change)
4:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m. via Zoom

Session: Wednesday, September 2, 2020 (Date & Time subject to change)
6:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. via Zoom
Applications

Applications are available in Blackboard after students attend an information session. Applications and faculty recommendations are due no later than 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, September 27, 2020. You will be notified of admission through email by Wednesday, October 16th.

Jepsonian Institute (Orientation) (Date & Time suject to change)
Friday, October 16, 2020
 
4:00-6:00 p.m., via Zoom
*Acceptance forms must be submitted by this date.

If accepted, you must attend the School's orientation program. The associate dean for student and external affairs and the associate dean for academic affairs advise students on spring course schedules and discuss the required Jepson internship, study abroad, and the honors track. This is an opportunity for you to ask questions, learn more about the curriculum, and think strategically about your Jepson experience.

Prelude (Formal Induction Ceremony) (Date & Time subject to change)
Monday, November 2, 2020
7:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. via Zoom

The Jepson School formally welcomes new students into the program at Prelude.

Applications

Applications and faculty recommendations are due no later than 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, September 27, 2020.

Contact Us

Dr. Kerstin Soderlund
Associate Dean for Student & External Affairs
Jepson Hall 123
Office: (804) 287-6082
Fax: (804) 287-6062
E-mail: ksoderlu@richmond.edu