Student Experience Programs

University Experience

The University Experience, (“U Experience”) provides  SLCC students with an opportunity to become fully engaged in the next steps along their academic journey. The “U Experience” programming component provides students with opportunities to visit various colleges and universities across the southeastern and southwestern regions of the United States. While visiting the university, students will receive information specific to transfer students, i.e, academic advising, admissions, scholarships, degree programs, housing, etc. As an additional component of this program, SLCC  students will engage in both a cultural experience and a service learning project, unique to each college and university’s origin city.


The “U Experience”- Fall 2016

September 2nd- Houston, TX

(Rice University & University of Houston Downtown)

October 7th- Jackson, MS

(Jackson State University & Millsaps College)


The “U Experience”-Spring 2017

February 24th- Thibodaux, LA

(Nicholls State University)

March 17th- New Orleans, LA

(Xavier University, University of New Orleans)

April 10th- Natchitoches, LA

(Northwestern State University)


Workforce Experience 

The Workforce Experience Program (WEP) is a program that is open to all current SLCC students who are currently enrolled and or interested in technical programs. The WEP program provides students with the opportunity to engage in activities that cultivate workforce knowledge, self-efficacy, and develop skills & work habits that increase the potential for employment success upon graduation. As an additional component of this program, students will engage in either a cultural experience and or service learning project, unique to each workforce experience program.  

Upcoming (WEP) Dates:

Friday, March 17th- Industrial Electronics Program: Roberts Training Facility- Robert, LA 

April 27th-April 28th- SKILLS USA Competition- Shreveport, LA 



For More Information Contact:

Solomon Tention
Director of Student Engagement
Phone: 337-521-6985