Freshman Symposium

The Freshman Symposium: Educating Leaders of Faith and Character is a one-credit-hour course taken during the student's first fall semester. This symposium will introduce students to the University's mission to educate leaders who can think critically, communicate effectively, lead ethically, and succeed professionally.

Selected Topics

  • UST mission
  • Liberal arts education
  • History of the Basilian Fathers
  • Catholic intellectual tradition
  • Faith and reason
  • Critical thinking
  • Communication
  • Leadership
  • Personal success plan

Read more in the Freshman Symposium brochure.