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FIND YOURSELF IN THE SUN Some people call St. Petersburg paradise— soon you could be calling it home. It all begins with Autumn Term, where you’ll: • Spend three weeks taking a class led by your faculty mentor. • Enjoy afternoons hiking at Fort De Soto State Park, building rafts for the Kon Tiki raft race and taking sunset sails on the bay.
• Find your way around campus before the upperclass students arrive. Don’t worry, you’ll have help—an experienced student will join your Autumn Term professor in guiding you through your first year.
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CTCL Pre-Med Pre-Vet Psychology Religious Studies Self-designed majors Sociology Spanish Sustainability* Theatre Visual Arts Women’s & Gender Studies * Available as a minor only
ECKERD IS ONE OF ONLY 40 COLLEGES FEATURED IN COLLEGES THAT CHANGE LIVES.
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OF GRADS SAY THEY RECEIVED A GREAT EDUCATION WOULD RECOMMEND ECKERD TO A HIGH SCHOOL STUDENT WOULD CHOOSE ECKERD COLLEGE AGAIN
I WANTED TO STUDY ABROAD 3 TIMES AND STILL GRADUATE IN 4 YEARS. MY MENTOR SAID, ‘WE CAN DO THAT.’ Nono Bokete Finance and Operations, Environmental Systems (Pty) Ltd., Botswana
DON’T GET TOO COMFORTABLE Some say travel is where you find out what you’re really made of—and you know what? They’re right. So go ahead, spend the fall in London or January in Costa Rica or June at the United Nations in Geneva. We offer more than 300 travel destinations in all—the world is yours. Looking to be useful over Spring Break? Lend a hand at an animal sanctuary in Guatemala or an orphanage near Panama City on one of our Alternative Spring Break trips.
GREEN IS THE NEW BLACK Our 188-acre waterfront campus is a classroom, a playground and the inspiration for our commitment to sustainable living. From the 50-kilowatt solar array on top of the Environmental Studies building to our reusable to-go cartons in our cafeteria (created by an Eckerd graduate), our 1,800 students along with our faculty and staff are serious about preserving Mother Earth.
OUR YELLOW BIKE PROGRAM PROVIDES MORE THAN 100 FREE BIKES ON CAMPUS AND IS RECOGNIZED BY THE NATIONAL WILDLIFE FEDERATIONÂ®
AND INNOVATIVE COMMUNITY THAT INSPIRES INGENUITY, VALUES CHARACTER AND CREATES AN ENVIRONMENT FOR SUCCESS.
I BECAME A MEMBER OF AN ENERGETIC
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Why not start your next chapter with us? You’ll love how it ends.
ALONGSIDE FACULTY, I WORKED ON RESEARCH CRUISES, TREKKED THROUGH THE GALAPAGOS RAINFORESTS AND EVEN SWAM WITH SHARKS. Maxine Tan Ph.D. Candidate, Scripps Institution of Oceanography
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