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Residential Summer Bridge Program

Bridge to Success Summer Residential Program

For Incoming College Freshman

July 6 through July 31, 2020


The Bridge To Success Summer Residential Program is a 4-week long residential program for 30 incoming college freshmen that is designed to transition students to college life. The program is FREE and participants will be provided with housing, meals, and transportation to and from all program activities.



Residential Summer Bridge Program: 

  • Must be a recent high school or HiSET/GED graduate
  • Must be at least 18 years of age by the first day of program
  • Must not be older than 20 years old
  • Must be willing to commit and attend all classes and activities of the 4-week long residential program
  • Must be enrolled in a Federally-recognized tribe
  • Participants must secure transportation to SIPI at the start of the program on July 6 and when departing at the conclusion of the program on July 31, 2020. 

How will Students Benefit?

  • IT’S FREE!!
  • Students attend at no cost
  • Free housing and meals
  • Intensive English, Reading and Math Review
  • Gain key college navigation skills
  • Gain important college success skills
  • Develop leadership skills
  • Opportunities to participate in community and cultural activities
  • Enhance group and social skills
  • Tuition waiver for the Fall trimester (if enrolled as a full-time student at SIPI)
  • Tablet upon successfully completing the program





Program is limited to only 30 students




Applications available Now!!


Application Deadline: Friday, June 5, 2020