News and Announcements

News & Announcements

The Sullivan application will be available online in late August 2014.

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Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

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This Year's Theme

Every year a different theme is selected to provide a focus for the readings, speakers and discussions throughout the competition process and encourage participants to investigate complex issues related to the theme.

 This year's theme will be announced in late August 2014.

Last Year's Theme

Almost Home

 Finding ways to reduce teen homelessness.

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Academic Excellence

Sullivan Scholars are students of distinguished academic achievement. We employ a holistic definition of academic excellence, one that focuses on the students' intellectual curiosity and the educational challenges they have embraced. We consider the academic opportunities available to applicants and whether they have taken full advantage of them.

We look for students who see academic achievement as going beyond the classroom and incorporating parallel educational experiences in athletics, the arts, student government and community service. Click on the links below for challenging academic opportunities at Seattle University.

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University Honors
Core Honors 
University Programs and Majors

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