Waubonsee is excited to offer this FREE five-day program to help you prepare for college success!

LSI is offered in August at the Waubonsee Aurora Downtown Campus and includes tours and events to the Sugar Grove, Fox Valley, and Plano campuses. Transportation and lunch will be provided during the LSI week of activities.

During this program, we will talk about

  • What it’s like to attend college, how to choose a career path, and financial literacy
  • Resources and opportunities available at Waubonsee to help you along the way
  • Support and resources for mental health wellness, healthy relationships, and self-esteem
  • How to connect with a mentor
  • Connecting with alumni and other community leaders
  • Discover your passion and talent as you navigate your classes and extracurricular activities

How do I join the program?

You must be:

  • An incoming freshman student at Waubonsee
  • Registered for credit or adult education classes on any of our campuses
  • Available to attend the entire week
  • Attend LSI Scholars recognition event

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Who are our Latinx Summer Institute Ambassadors

Our LSI Ambassadors are student-leaders who co-coordinate and co-lead workshops, campus tours, and leadership activities and know about Waubonsee resources. They are fully engaged with programs and activities on campus making them experts in their role.