Office of Precollegiate Student Services

Summer Academy

 

The Bridge Program Summer Academy is held from mid- June to mid-July for students in grades 9 and 10. 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 16, 2014 and concludes Friday, July 11, 2014. 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 9, 2014:
APPLICATION DEADLINE

Friday, May 16, 2014:
Final Acceptance Notification

Date to be announced:
9th & 10th Grade Summer Academy Kickoff Orientation

Monday, June 16, 2014:
Summer Academy session begins

Friday, July 11, 2014:
Award Recognition Ceremony