Program Information

Student Support Initiatives, in collaboration with Summer Session, is offering the Summer Bridge program in 2018.

Application deadline is May 25, 2018. Read below for application details.

Freshman Summer Bridge is a 6 week academic and residential program offered under the umbrella of the Freshman Summer Edge Program. The curriculum for the program is designed to help new SSI students make the best possible academic and social transition to UCI. Students earn UCI credit and get a head start working towards their degree while meeting other new students, staff and faculty.

Freshman Summer Bridge Dates:

  • The program will take place from August 4 – September 13, 2018.
  • Deadlines to Apply
    • May 25, 2018
      (Be aware that the deadline for submitting both the 2017-18 FAFSA or CA Dream Act Application and 2018-2019 FAFSA or CA Dream Act Application is May 25th; the sooner you are able to do this, the better!)
  • Residential Move -In Dates
    • Saturday, August 4th
  • Classes Begin
      • Classes for Freshman Summer Bridge begin on Monday, August 6th.
  • Newsletter Week 1
  • Gateway Initiative Fall Workshop 2018 Calendar