The Appalachian State University campus is currently operating under SPECIAL conditions.

Coronavirus information

The university remains open, with emergency management protocols activated and operational modifications and precautions in place to support social distancing. In-person instruction has transitioned to a system of alternative course delivery. View the latest information on the App State Coronavirus Information website. Read the latest update posted 4/6/2020 at 5:20 p.m.

Read the Student Affairs Covid-19 Response. Updated March 31, 2020 at 9:20 a.m.

Diversity Scholars

The Diversity Scholars program is designed to recognize students who demonstrate academic excellence. The program not only recognizes merit in scholarship but provides students with an opportunity to promote and embrace diversity on and off campus. This program brings people together from different cultures and backgrounds to work on building unity through diversity. Requirements for the Diversity Scholars program include:

  • Good academic standing (full time student each semester, 3.0 GPA)
  • Attend monthly Diversity Scholars meetings
  • Complete 15 hours of community and university service each academic year
  • Engage in an international experience one semester (fall, spring, or summer) before senior year

This scholarship is awarded to incoming freshman who apply and interview at the annual Scholars Weekend. 

Visit the Diversity Scholars website

Questions? Contact Matt Dull