How Can PROJECT BEYOND-2 Help You Succeed?

Pre-admission intensive session for new freshmen

An intensive, on-campus, four-day summer session to begin socialization and readiness for college; it focuses on note-taking, study skills, test-taking strategies, giving presentations, professional writing, using university resources, applying for scholarships and accessing faculty assistance

Academic and personal support

Sessions include alternating structured and non-structured sessions and presentations from faculty, students, university leaders, support services, and other community leaders; non-structured sessions where students can ask questions, request discussion topics and conduct study groups


  • Free tutoring from the Office of Student Educational Services
  • BEYOND-2 will help coordinate group tutoring. Contact Laura Nigh at (414) 288-2044.

Nurse mentor program

The opportunity to be assigned a nurse mentor for a student's B.S.N. education; mentors are Marquette faculty and professional nurses from the community, health care system. Contact Terrie Garcia, Project Coordinator at (414) 288-3822.

Scholarship and stipend assistance

Assistance for students from diverse backgrounds who are eligible to apply and given additional help.

Focused programming to address the social determinants of health

  • Mentoring high school students
  • Listening sessions
  • Structured programming for middle and high school students