How to Apply

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Who should apply?

  • Students who want to get an early start to college adjustment, improve college readiness skills, and increase their chances of success at the university. 
  • First time, first year (freshman) students who have been accepted for admission to the university for the upcoming Fall semester.

What should I do to be considered?

  • Apply and be accepted into SIUC.
  • Complete your financial aid application on or before the time you apply for Saluki Summer Bridge.
  • Take the math placement test.
  • Return the application packet by July 6, 2020

When will I know if I am selected for the program?

The selected participant will be notified on July 10, 2020.

Apply Here (Summer 2020 Application)

Timeline of Events

Application Release:  June 12, 2020

Application Deadline:  July 6, 2020

Participant Notification:  July 10, 2020

Program Orientation:  July 26, 2020 from 1:30pm-2:30pm

Saluki Summer Bridge:  July 27 – August 7

Last Day of Summer Bridge:  August 7, 2020

Freshman Move-in:  August 13, 2020