Building Optimum Outcomes Skills Training is the first meeting for new first-time freshman who enter Xavier needing developmental courses. The BOOST Workshop is designed provide students in the Student Success Academy (SSA) the opportunity to meet in a group setting with their SSA Mentor. Students are provided with pertinent information on proven strategies that will lead to success in the freshman year.
BOOST is held once in the fall semester (after registration) and once in the spring semester (after registration)
BOOST is held in the University Center’s Ballroom
- Why do students need to attend BOOST?
Students need attend BOOST for several reasons:
- Students will have an opportunity to meet informally with their Freshman Seminar Instructor who serves as the student’s mentor and who are dedicated to the student’s success.
- Students will have an opportunity to meet staff in the Student Academic Success Office (SASO) who is dedicated to helping students transition from high school to college.