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Summer Academy

The Bridge Program Summer Academy is held from mid-June to mid-July for students in grades 9th and 10th. The Summer Academy offers academic enrichment courses in mathematics, science, written and oral communication, career research, personal and professional development and college planning.

  1. Academic Skills Workshops Include Math, Science and Writing:
    Students participate in critical thinking activities designed to enhance their ability to perform well on college entrance exams.

  2. Career Development Workshops:
    Freshmen and sophomore students will be involved in structured career planning workshops developed to guide students through important key steps for career identification and effectively develop a focused career plan.

Program Requirements

Please note: Students who participated in previous program components must reapply for consideration.

Summer Academy Sessions

The Summer Academy will begin Monday, June 18, 2018 and concludes Friday, July 13, 2018. Classes will meet Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Classes, workshops and laboratory activities will take place on the campus of the University of Missouri-St. Louis.

Application Process

The following documents must be submitted to the Bridge Program Office to meet the below program deadline date:

Summer Academy Important Dates to Remember

Friday, May 4, 2018:

Friday, June 1, 2018:
Final Acceptance Notification

To be announced:
Summer Academy Kickoff Orientation

Monday, June 18, 2018:
Summer Academy sessions begin

Friday, July 13, 2018:
Award Recognition Ceremony