What is the Lorraine's Leaders program at Regis College?

Lorraine Tegan ‘63, beloved alma mater of Regis College, has long been a beneficiary of her family’s generosity and support. To continue to advance Lorraine’s passion for education, and her long-term efforts to support students pursuing college education, Regis has created the Lorraine DeStefano Tegan ‘63 Leaders (Lorraine’s Leaders) program, to recognize and support rising high school juniors and seniors from New Heights Charter School of Brockton who are looking forward to attending college as first generation and low-income students pursuing a degree in health care or sciences.

  • Empowers students with the knowledge and tools they need to be accepted into college.
  • Provides intensive college counseling and an on-ground campus experience for high school students to engage in an experiential lab, obtain college credit, and immerse themselves in college campuses.
  • Includes a residential experience on Regis’ Weston campus, college coaching, as well as transportation to and from college campuses Monday through Friday over the duration of the program.

Program Dates: June 26 through July 28, 2023

Online classes: June 26 through July 19, 2023

In-person on-campus experience: July 20-28, 2023

Program Cost: Free

Accepted students will receive a stipend for successful completion of the program.

Format: Classes will take place on campus. Regis will provide daily transportation to and from New Heights Charter School of Brockton.

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Application Information

Applicants must be a rising junior or senior at New Heights Charter School of Brockton by summer 2023. Additional application requirements will be available online.

We will be accepting applications for Lorraine's Leaders starting January 3, 2023. The application deadline is February 17, 2023.

Email us at InclusiveExcellence@regiscollege.edu if you have any questions!