For More Information

For more information about activities in the Gateway Scholars Program, contact:

Kelly Davis
Community Development Coordinator
(781) 736-5060


During your stay, you will have the opportunity to take part in many activities and regional trips. Through these experiences, you will gain an authentic American experience while socializing with fellow Gateway Scholars and local community members.

When you move into your Village Residence Hall, please speak with your live-in Community Advisors (CAs) and Community Liaisons (CLs) who will be able to provide you with additional details about these and other activities. 

Fourth of July Barbeque/Fireworks
Experience this American tradition by enjoying an outdoor barbeque with the Brandeis community!  Gateway staff will introduce you to various games and activities while you enjoy the cuisine.  At night, you can watch fireworks from the top of the castle!

Boston, Massachusetts
The largest city in New England, Boston is regarded as the unofficial "Capital of New England" for its economic and cultural impact on the entire New England region.  With many colleges and universities within the city and surrounding area, Boston is an international center of higher education.  During your visit, you will have the opportunity to explore this fabulous city!

End of Summer Barbeque
This is a time to celebrate your academic and social accomplishments during your weeks in the Gateway Scholars Program this summer surrounded by new friends, great food, and a shared experience.  The event is our salute to you for all of your hard work!