Fiat Lux Scholars Program First-Year Student Requirement Expectations.
(All Program Requirements Will be Held Virtually Through Zoom then switch to in-person at the beginning of October). If you require assistance in setting up your Zoom account please visit: https://it.ucmerced.edu/Zoom
Please note that program requirements must be completed every semester. The deadline to complete requirements for Fall 2021 is Tuesday, November 30th, 2021.
2 Counselor Meetings:
To schedule, a meeting with a Program Counselor please follow this link:
You will need to click on the events to see details regarding how to access them on Zoom. (Our Lead Scholars will track your attendance for Fiat Lux hosted workshops)
Students have the option to complete 3 Fiat Lux hosted workshops
2 Fiat Lux hosted workshops and 1 outside/non-Fiat Lux hosted workshop to fulfill their 3 workshop requirement.
You must attend one Fiat Lux hosted social each semester. To view upcoming social requirements please visit: https://fiatlux.ucmerced.edu/events
2 Academic Scholar Meetings
You must complete 2 Academic Scholar meetings. To schedule a meeting please visit: https://fiatlux.ucmerced.edu/Academic_Scholars
1 Professional Development
Any workshop, conference, or non-mandatory training offered by CCPA, Study Abroad, Financial Wellness Center, Leadership Center, Academic Schools, etc that you attend or serve as a panelist
Professional Development opportunities offered by CCPA https://hire.ucmerced.edu/events
Financial Wellness Coaching Sessions can be accessed at the following link:
1 Faculty Reception
Scholars must attend one Faculty Reception a semester. Please refer to our program Calendar found here https://fiatlux.ucmerced.edu/events for updates.