placeholder image

MSU understands that college is a major transition for students, so it offers a range of programs that can help admitted students transition to the University.
Contact
Dr. James M. Lucas, Assistant Dean, Global Education and Curriculum
Phone
517-355-0171
Email
lucasjam@msu.edu
Website
http://undergrad.msu.edu/programs/bridge
MSU understands that college is a major transition for most students, so it offers a range of programs that can help admitted students transition to the University during the summer between high school and college.  Some of these programs, called Bridge programs, offer credit toward your degree, while other programs serve as supportive communities to help you succeed.

Summer Bridge Programs:
Engineering and Science Success Academy (ESSA)

Summer, First-Year Transition Programs:
Academic Scholars Program
Dow STEM Scholars
First-Year Seminars Abroad (FSA)
Instilling Quantative and Integrative Reasoning Program (INQUIRE)
Maximizing Academic Growth in College (MAGIC)
Nursing ACCESS Program
STEP
Summer Business Institute
TRIO Excel Summer Program

Transition Programs:
Spartan Success Scholars

Learning Community Programs:
Citizen Scholars Program
College Assistance Migrant Program (CAMP)
Charles Drew Science Scholars
College-Based Living-Learning Communities
Detroit Promise Scholars
Emerging Scholars Program
Global Education Cohort Program
Residential Initiative on the Study of the Environment (RISE)
Social Science Scholars
Urban Educator Cohort Program
Visit the Bridge, Transition and Learning Community Programs Website »