Office of Graduate Programs

Paul D. Coverdell Fellows Program

Official_PC_Logo_09_CMYK_sm.tifA Proud Partner in Peace Corps Fellows/USA

We are proud to participate in the Peace Corps Fellows/USA program. Established in 1985, Peace Corps/Fellows USA is a partnership between the Peace Corps and selected graduate schools across the country.

Volunteers who satisfactorily completed Peace Corps service have lifetime eligibility for Fellows/USA.

Financial Aid for RPCVs

Fellows/USA is reserved exclusively for RPCVs. If accepted into our school'Äôs Fellows/USA program, you are guaranteed financial assistance as you work toward your graduate degree.

Community Service Internships

As part of the Fellows/USA program, all Fellows participate in supervised, professional internships in underserved American communities. These internships give you the opportunity to continue to live out your ethic of service while also developing significant professional skills and contacts to further your career.

Fellows/USA at Xavier University of Louisiana
Xavier University is partners with Peace Corps Fellows/USA to offer degrees in Master of Arts in Teaching.

  • Scondary Mathematics
  • Secondary Biology
  • Secondary Chemistry
  • Secondary Physics

To learn more about our programs, please contact our Fellows/USA coordinator:
Ahdija Baker Donatto

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