Summer Early Transitions (S.E.T.)

Ready. . . SET. .. Go!

The Summer Early Transitions (S.E.T) program at Cheyney University is by invitation only. Below is a brief overview of the program, its services and expectations.


The program provides the students with an early start towards earning six college-level credits towards your degree program.  Students will take a total of two classes for a total of six college-level credits towards the degree program the student selected.  The program is intended to enhance students’ transition from high school to college while will residing on campus.
In addition to on-campus housing and meals, additional specialized services include:
  • Advising – regular contact with faculty and life coaches who can provide assistance with academic and course selections.
  • Mentoring – regular access to academic mentors who can provide advice on studying and balancing academic and extra-curricular activities.
  • Tutoring – priority access to tutoring services and effective study skills. Students will also receive Math and Writing skills building.
Program Timeline: The program will start on Sunday, June 23rd and end on Friday, July 26th.
Mandatory On-Campus Housing: This is a residential program and all students are required to live on campus. Move-In will occur at 1pm on Sunday, June 23rd.
Orientation Registration Information: Orientation for Summer Early Transitions will take place on Friday, June 28.
Cost and Financial Aid:  The total cost of the program is $3,752.  All students must complete a 2018-2019 and 2019-2020 FAFSA form.  Both FAFSA forms must be completed by June 1st.
Work-Study On-Campus Job: Students will have an opportunity to work on average 5 hours weekly and receive a bi-weekly paycheck.
Lastly, students must pass both of your classes in the program with at least a “C” grade or better.  We have confidence in our invited students’ ability to be successful.
As the S.E.T Program Mentor, I am looking forward to meeting and working with our students this summer. Please do not hesitate to reach out to me at with questions.


Kizzy Morris, ABD, MPM

Provost & Chief Academic Officer