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LeaRN Programs

Dept. 3334, 1000 E University Ave.

Coe Library 219

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: 307-766-2325

Email: uwsummer@uwyo.edu

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What is Summer Bridge?

Since 2015, the University of Wyoming's Summer Bridge Program has been offering Pokes the chance to forge ahead on their college degree while getting to know the campus and forming new friendships. By participating in Summer Bridge, you will:

  • Earn 6 credits toward graduation
  • Get connected with with returning Summer Bridge peer mentors who were once in your shoes
  • Meet dozens of other UW students
  • Live in the residence halls and enjoy delicious offerings of Washakie Dining Center
  • Go on excursions that simultaneously relieve stress and acclimate you to Laramie and its surrounding areas

You will connect with faculty, learn more about the ins and outs of UW, and get crucial advice from peer mentors, tutors, and coordinators. By the time you complete the Summer Bridge, you will be a half a semester closer to graduating. You'll feel like a you know the campus better, and you will meet some of the best friends you'll ever have!

Summer Bridge students continue into their sophomore year at a higher rate than peers who did not participate in the program. Summer Bridge is affordable, providing reduced tuition and fees for Wyoming residents. 

It doesn't end on the last day of summer! With a fall reunion and an opportunity to stay involved in future sessions of Summer Bridge as a peer mentor, students are asked to help with planning of social and educational events.

STEP Summer Bridge is for any student, but preference for math ACT scores between 17 and 26. If you are in the Fall Bridge program, Summer Bridge is an alternate option. on campus for students who are admitted with support. Honors Summer Bridge is for students in the Honors College. Non-Honors students who would like to be considered should contact the Honors College directly at honors@uwyo.edu or 307-766-4110.

Come, join the Summer Bridge at the University of Wyoming.

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STEP Summer Bridge

This program is designed for students who would like to start the fall semester with a solid foundation in math and research skills. In addition, participants will build connections with other incoming students and university mentors.

*Fall Bridge students have the option to participate in Summer Bridge in place of their Fall Bridge program. 

HONORS Summer Bridge

This program is designed for students who are in the Honors College at the University of Wyoming. 

Contact Us

LeaRN Programs

Dept. 3334, 1000 E University Ave.

Coe Library 219

Laramie, WY 82071

Phone: 307-766-2325

Email: uwsummer@uwyo.edu

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1000 E. University Ave. Laramie, WY 82071
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