Academic Redshirt in Science and Engineering
ARISE is a 5-year program that provides academically talented students coming from low -income backgrounds support and preparation to successfully earn their engineering degrees from the University of Illinois.
“Being an ARISE Scholar is more than being part of a program, it’s being part of a family. Everyone is there supporting and opening hidden doors that would be hard to find on my own. More importantly though, I must put in the work to make something out of the opportunities given to me.”
– Umang Kalaria