For More Information

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

Sarah Wagner
Program Administrator, English Language Programs
(781) 736-3992


During your stay, you will have the opportunity to take part in many activities and regional trips. You will gain authentic American experiences 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 Gateway Liaison Leaders (GLLs) who will be able to provide you with additional details about these and other activities. 

Fourth of July Barbecue Lunch & Fireworks
Experience this American tradition by enjoying a barbecue-themed lunch with the Brandeis community! At night, you can watch the Fourth of July 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.  As you pursue your undergraduate degree at Brandeis, you will have the opportunity to explore this fabulous city!

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