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Here’s what Trailhead participants say about their time in the program:

  • “Trailhead allowed me to discover more about what it means to be a Mountaineer. I was hoping to leave with lots of information and lots of connections, and I did.”
  • “Trailhead completely blew me away. I was expecting it to be fun, but the amount of interaction with everyone was incredible.”
  • “Trailhead helped me to gain more confidence and meet more people. It allowed me to step out of my comfort zone without exposing myself in a way that made me too uncomfortable.”
  • “I can seriously say that going to Trailhead was one of the best decisions I’ve ever made. It felt like a second home, and it was comforting to feel I wasn’t alone.”
Top 5 program takeaways
  • Good friends and meaningful connections
  • Feeling of being part of a community
  • Knowledge of campus resources
  • Personal confidence
  • Increased leadership development
By the numbers
  • 100% of participants surveyed said they would recommend Trailhead to a friend attending App State.
  • 100% of participants surveyed said they felt connected to the university community.
  • 96% of participants surveyed said they made meaningful connections with other students.
  • 96% of participants surveyed said Trailhead met or exceeded their expectations.

Contact Us

Rm. 134, Plemmons Student Union
263 Locust Street
Boone, NC 28608

8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Come See Us!

Community-Engaged Leadership Office, Plemmons Student Union Room 134