Summer Bridge Program

Summer Bridge TeamSummer Bridge targets SSP-eligible UofM bound high school graduates for a free week-long experience that will aid in acclimation to a university environment.

Selected participants can expect to benefit both academically and socially receiving 1.5 hours of math instruction, 1.5 hours of reading/writing instruction, and a college success lunch and learn daily. Participants will also have an opportunity to test out of certain developmental courses.

Summer Bridge will run Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 3:00 pm daily. Lunch will be provided. Students are expected to attend for the full duration of the program.

Space for the Summer Bridge Program is limited and participation will be allocated on a first come, first serve basis. This program is for students with ACT sub scores in either Math or English that fall below 19 or 18 respectively.

Prospective applicants should complete the SSP Program Application.  Application deadline is June 5th.  

For more information please contact Ophrah Payne at ospayne@memphis.edu or 901.678.1583.