Utah Valley University Summer Bridge cultivates a diverse community of scholars and prepares them to engage actively with and meet the challenges of a university education. The program supports UVU's commitment to access and excellence by providing students with:

  • A stimulating and challenging academic experience
  • Access to student support programs and services
  • An intellectually and socially enriching transition to campus life at UVU
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2020 SUMMER BRIDGE PROGRAM

June 29, 2020 - August 13, 2020 

 

Latino Scientists of Tomorrow Summer Bridge (LST)

  • This program encourages Latino/a and other underrepresented Utah high school students to explore careers in science.
  • The LST tuition-free college courses introduce students to university-level science classes. The goal of this program is to increase the number of underrepresented students pursuing careers in science.
  • In addition to leading to careers in science, these college courses could count as general education or elective credits for UVU/other higher education institutions (based on major selection).   
  • Students will participate in online extracurricular activities including college success  and career exploration workshops.

 

Online courses:
BTEC 1010 | Fundamentals of Biotechnology (3 Credits)
GEO 1010 | Introduction to Geology (3 Credits)

 

Online schedule:
June 29th - August 13th

Monday - Thursday (9:00 am 2:00 pm)

 

 

Application deadline:    

 May 26, 2020 (Extended deadline)

 

 

Application

2020 UVU LST SUMMER BRIDGE APPLICATION

 

 

Teacher's recommendation 

Teacher's recommendation - 2020 UVU LST Summer Bridge Program

 

Admitted students will be notify by Tuesday - June 2, 2020.

 

There will be a mandatory online orientation for admitted students and their parents/guardians more information will be sent on the admissions letter.

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