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Jaguar Success Academy

Jaguar Success Academy

The Jaguar Success Academy at Southern University and A&M College is designed to allow incoming first-year students the opportunity to advance in their studies academically and socially! Furthermore, this program is designed to inspire students to make the most of their first year on The Bluff and develop a proactive approach to learning and understanding their educational options and career opportunities. 


Participants will have an opportunity to enroll in 5-7 credit hours. Courses offered are below. 

  1. College Success Skills- 2 Credit Hours
  2. Co-Requisite Math (Developmental and College Level Math)- 5 Credit Hours
  3. Co-Requisite English (Developmental and College Level English)- 5 Credit hours
  4. College Mathmatics- 3 Credit Hours
  5. Pre-Calculus- 3 Credit Hours
  6. English 101B- 3 Credit Hours

While enrolled, all participants will attend the Summer New Student Orientation and weekly workshops aimed to improve soft skills. The ultimate goal of the Jaguar Success  Academy is to provide the first-year student a holistic summer experience at a discounted summer rate. In addition to intentional wrap-around services, participants will receive tools and incentives to ensure their success.

For more information on the Jaguar Success Academy, please contact Ms. Iyanna Lewis at or by phone at (225) 771-4162. Additionally, we are hosting two virtual informationals so you will be able to learn in depth information about Jaguar Success Academy and how to get involved! Please see below to register for the virtual sessions. 


  • Fully admitted to Southern University and A&M College-Baton Rouge Campus;
  • A willful spirit and hunger to proactively learn
  • Completed Housing Application (Summer and Fall)

    • A student must be admitted to the university prior to applying for housing
    • You must use your Southern University EMAIL ACCOUNT (sus) and PASSWORD to complete this application


  • Assigned University College Ambassador/Mentor
  • Mandatory Study Hall
  • Early Faculty Interaction
  • Early Advising Interaction
  • Student Leadership Series
  • Technology Incentives

Registration Fee

  • $50
    • Money Order should be made payable to University College Department
      • Please provide Money order to Ms. Iyanna Lewis at Jaguar Success Academy Meet and Greet on date TBA. 


Jaguar Success Academy Informational #1

Jaguar Success Academy Informational #2

Application Link




Ms. Iyanna Lewis

Coordinator of First & Second Year Experience

Honors College 138 || First Floor || Baton Rouge, LA 70813