Dean’s Fellow Program

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Dean’s Fellows are highly motivated students who come from a range of majors in the College of Science and Engineering. They will have access to special opportunities over their four years of education at Seattle University with themes consistent with the Strategic Directions of Seattle University.

In the first year of the Dean’s Fellow Program, students will:

  • Build anchoring connections with your peers and a faculty expert within your theme in the College of Science and Engineering.
  • Take a first-year course with other Fellows related to your chosen theme and complete at least one co-curricular project, activity, or event.
  • Develop a deeper understanding of an interdisciplinary problem, question or theme while gaining individual support for your career exploration and development.
  • Help shape this new program for future students.

Interdisciplinary Themes

Creativity and Innovation

Technology and Society

Improving Human Health

Climate Change and Environmental Sustainability

Racial and Economic Justice

Dean Shukla Spotlight

Message from the Dean

“The future of STEM workforce demands leaders who are creative, collaborative, and empathetic. The Dean’s Fellow’s Program brings together students from diverse backgrounds to develop ethical and innovative leaders for Grand Challenges we face as a society. These students will deliver on our tagline …Innovation meets Humanity here”

Amit Shukla, Ph.D. | Dean College of Science and Engineering


Office of the Dean