How to Join

Joining DEAP

DEAP is open to ALL undergraduate IUPUI students who can benefit from intrusive support along their academic journey. Students of color are strongly encouraged to participate as a means to engage, connect, affirm, and guide them toward academic success.

Students may join DEAP through one of two different ways

Summer Bridge Particpants

Applicants are invited to join and to participate in the two-week IUPUI Summer Bridge experience prior to their first year at IUPUI. A scholarship award is given to scholars who complete their two-week Summer Bridge experience and successfully matriculate into the Diversity Enrichment and Achievement Program (DEAP) by agreeing to be an active and engaged participant.

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Current and Transfer IUPUI Students

Students are invited or referred to the program by students, faculty, staff, or other members of the IUPUI community as walk-in applicants. All undergraduate students who agree to be an active and engaged participant are eligible.

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