Pre-travel Checklist


  • Ensure your YSSS forms and waivers have been fully completed and submitted to Lisa ( No student will be allowed to participate in the Young Scholars Senior Summit if paperwork is incomplete prior to arrival.



  • Complete CITI training, online trainings, and/or readings as requested by your mentors (if applicable).


  • The YSSS staff will monitor flight numbers and will meet students arriving at Bradley International Airport. If there are any delays in your travel at any point, please email or call so we can adjust shuttle pick up times if necessary.



  • Bring a dress outfit for the YSSS Banquet on 7/24and the College Fair on 7/26 (please no shorts or T-shirts at these events)
    • Young women: dress or dress pants & blouse, dress shoes (no sneakers!)
    • Young men: dress pants & button down shirt with tie, dress shoes (no sneakers!)


  • You may opt to bring an electronic device. They are not necessary to complete your work in your mentorships sites as the program has extra laptops and most sites have extra computers to use.


  • You may bring snacks to keep in your rooms. To avoid attracting unwelcome guests, PLEASE only bring snacks in resealable packages/containers.