Pennsylvania Higher Education Equal Opportunity Program (also known as Act 101) was created through action of the Pennsylvania legislature in 1971 in response to the needs of academically and financially disadvantaged Pennsylvania residents who were effectively denied the opportunity to pursue a higher education due to prevailing social conditions.
Bridge to the Doctorate
The Bridge to the Doctorate (BTD) Fellowship Program funded by the National Science Foundation is committed to engaging students from underrepresented populations (African American, Native American and Latino) in graduate study within science, technology, engineering, and mathematics fields of study.
The Dragon Scholars Program (DSP) is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity for freshmen who are entering Drexel University.
Drexel Autism Support Program
DASP exists to provide a peer-mediated community of practice for current Drexel students that promotes academic excellence, self-advocacy, and social integration.
Louis Stokes Alliance for Minority Participation
The LS-AMP program, funded by the National Science Foundation, promotes the success of students from underrepresented populations who are pursuing bachelor's degrees in science, technology, engineering or mathematics (STEM) disciplines.