Summer Bridge is a five-day extended orientation to college. During Summer Bridge, students learn valuable skills in time-management, health and wellness, financial management and money matters, decision making, and many other topics crucial to success in college. Students live on-campus in Central Arizona College’s residential hall, and are provided meals and all learning materials throughout the program.
Summer Bridge is designed for incoming freshman students who have recently graduated from high school or obtained their GED, and plan to attend Central Arizona College’s Signal Peak Campus in Fall 2017. You are eligible to apply if you are*:
A first-generation college student
From a low-income household
*Students must meet a minimum of one of the above listed requirements.
What are the Benefits?
Connect to campus staff, faculty, and students
Develop personal, academic, and social skills necessary for success in college
Access to knowledgeable Peer Mentors
Increased confidence when beginning your college career
Individualized academic advising throughout your time at Central Arizona College