Parker-Adams students talking outside Harris Hall


All incoming students registered with the College of Arts and Sciences are eligible to apply to the Parker-Adams Program. No minimum GPA, ACT or SAT scores are required for students who have been accepted into the University. The program is not open to students participating in the Capstone Center of Success, Blount Initiative or Honors College.  Applications for Parker-Adams will be due by April 15.  Applications can be found on the Registration page.


  • Arts and Sciences Compass Course 101 (Fall Semester)
  • Arts and Sciences Compass Course 102 (Spring Semester)
  • Registration in a Parker-Adams designated English 101 and 102 courses (requirement waived if registered in EN 103 or if transfer credits apply)
  • Academic Success Activities: 4 hours each week (Study hall, tutoring, and study skills classes)
  • Attend a minimum of 3 cultural events each semester (tickets will be provided). 2017-2018 schedule:

Group Study and Tutoring Hours

Center for Academic Success (CAS)

  • Monday-Thursday: 8:00am-10:00pm
  • Friday: 8:00am-4:45pm


  • Monday-Thursday: 7:00pm-10:00pm

(Tutoring upon request, academic seminars and more!) Check schedule for dates and times.