The following documents must be submitted to the Bridge Program Office by the application deadline dates noted below.
Bridge Program Online Application: An online application must be completed by the student. Please complete all sections no later than the application deadlines. Note: The option to apply for the Bridge Program Summer Academy or the Cigna Saturday Academy will only be available on this form when the programs are actively admitting students.
Recommendation Form: Your school counselor, administrator, or instructor must complete a recommendation form on your behalf. The Recommender you list on your application will receive an email with a link to the recommendation form. Please follow up with your Recommender to ensure they complete the recommendation form by the application deadline. Note: This is not a requirement for returning Bridge participants.
Transcript: It is not necessary to wait for last semester grades to submit your student's transcript. Please upload a copy of your student's current second semester transcript that is inclusive of their cumulative grade point average. All 9th grade students are required to submit a copy of their 8th grade report card.
UMSL Bridge Program Middle and High School Summer Academies
Friday, May 26, 2023 — Application Deadline
Monday, June 5, 2023 — Final Acceptance Notification
Tuesday, June 20, 2023 — Middle and High School Summer Academy sessions begin
Friday, July 14, 2023 — Middle and High School Summer Academy sessions end
UMSL Bridge Program Cigna Saturday Academy
Friday, September 8, 2023 — Application Deadline
Monday, September 11, 2023 — Final Acceptance Notifications
Wednesday, September 13, 2023 — Saturday Academy Kickoff Celebration
Saturday, October 7, 2023 — Saturday Academy session begins
Saturday, March 2, 2024 — Award Recognition Ceremony