STP Mission Statement

The mission of the Student Transition Program (STP) is to provide a supportive environment that prepares underrepresented or 1st generation students for the rigors of academic life at the University of Mary Washington.


A supportive environment is obtained through:

  • the summer residential program
  • 1- credit college success courses in the fall & spring semesters
  • small group and individual academic advising
  • STP Discovery