The Society of Yeager Scholars

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.

37th Class of Yeager Scholars Announced

This fall, eight students will begin their studies at Marshall University as members of the school’s 37th class of Yeager Scholars. The students, who come from West Virginia, Ohio, and Kentucky, accepted full scholarships to attend Marshall, where they will experience a rigorous and supportive academic environment in the school’s Honors College, the opportunity to travel the world, and leadership and personal enrichment. The Yeager program includes a network of peers, alumni and mentors who guide the students during their time at Marshall.

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Society of Yeager Scholars
The Honors College
Marshall University
Old Main 230
One John Marshall Drive
Huntington, WV 25755-2170

Phone: 304-696-2474