Magis | Descernment | Contemplatio Ad Amorem | Cura Personalis

Freshman Year—Information & Knowledge

Our Jesuit-Catholic identity is the cornerstone of our lives at the University of Scranton. T.A.P.E.S.T.R.Y is a four year Magisprofessional development program, with the first year focusing on the "Magis" by providing you with information and knowledge in order to help you excel in academics that includes your "head, heart, and hands" in the Jesuit tradition.    Please note....All requirements and activities must be completed by the end of first year. 

During your Freshman Year (Magis) you will be required to complete the following:

September 11, 2013 at 7:00 pm - DeNaples Center, McIlhenny Ballroom 

September 19, 2013 at 7:00 pm - Byron Center 

October 2, 2013 at 4:30 pm, DeNaples Center, McIlhenny Ballroom 

Due on or before September 16, 2013 

"Blessing of the Books" and PCPS Service Learning Procedures 

Required attendance at individual and group advising sessions 

Due dates and activities will vary by department 

Various required elements throughout term starting on September 7, 2013

Department Activities TBD: ( Links to each department activity will be added below)


  • Your Academic Program: Choose your academic program below for more information on Department Mandated Activities.
    • Community Health Education
    • Counseling & Human Services
    • Education
    • Exercise Science
    • Health Administration
    • Human Resouces
    • Nursing
    • Occupational Therapy