The LSAMP Summer Bridge Program is a two-week residential initiative to aid in the transition from high school to college. During this program students will have an opportunity to experience living on campus, mock classes, research opportunities and other resource material. The program targets populations underrepresented in STEM and students who complete the program become eligible for the LSAMP Transition Scholarship.
2014 Summer Bridge Program Application
Program Components include:
Students participate in two weeks of academic preparation.
Career and Academic Counseling
Students receive both group and one-on-one career and academic counseling. Information on career opportunities in the sciences, government and industry are presented to students in required mini-sessions.
Mentoring / Orientation
A well–designed freshman orientation program is provided with follow-up support, guidance and mentoring throughout the program. The concluding conference features a distinguished visiting guest speaker, student poster competitions in the areas of mathematics, English and essay writing.
Particpants of the summer bridge program will recieve:
- On campus housing ina Residence Hall
- A partial meal plan
- An opprortunity to recieve a scholarship
- One-on-one and group mentoring
- Participation in the ALSAMP poster compitition.
- Access to the Council of African American Faculty (CAAF)
- Access to additional workshops and seminars throughout the academic year
2014 Summer Bridge Students
Physics and Math
2013 Summer Bridge Students