Fostering Scholars


  • events

    April 25, 2013 / 4:30pm – 6:30p
    Material-Good Studio, 2959 Utah Ave. S., Seattle, 98134


    Join us as we explore why Seattle University’s Fostering Scholars program matters to our community. Nosh on great food and drinks from SODO wineries and restaurants as we wander through the Material Good studio, home of the popular Little Shirley vases, our generous co-host.

    Space is limited, Reservations by April 18th are encouraged.

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    program outcomes

    • 23 graduates (as of June 2014).
    • A retention rate of 85% exceeding the U.S. average retention rate of 77.1%. (National Center for Higher Education Management Systems)
    • Fostering Scholars comprehensive program of support makes it a national model and one of the only programs of its kind at a private, independent campus.
    • 100% of our graduates are employed or in graduate school. These grads include teachers, nurses, computer programmers and community advocates.
    • With the support of the Fostering Scholars Program, many of our scholars are choosing careers in social work, law, and public policy and will someday be the leaders who will help improve the foster care system they know firsthand.