The Society’s Mission
The mission of the Society of Yeager Scholars is to seek out and attract to Marshall University a diverse group of students with outstanding intellectual and leadership potential as demonstrated by their breadth of interests, creativity, personal drive, civic involvement and commitment to excellence; provide an academic environment that will develop that potential; and support the Yeager Scholars after graduation with career counseling to assist in the achievement of their ultimate goals.
Study Abroad at the University of Oxford
Achieve Unparalleled Heights of Learning and Adventure
Belong to a United Society of Scholars
Break the Barrier of Academic Conventionality
Gen. Chuck Yeager achieved super-sonic flight and “broke” the supposed Sound Barrier