Taking place during the two weeks before New Student Orientation, the Summer Bridge First-Year Experience (FYE) and Summer Bridge Math programs prepare select incoming first-year students to flourish at Trinity.
Preparing You to Thrive
Both Summer Bridge programs feature workshops and seminars focused on starting your life at Trinity off strong. Topics covered in these seminars and workshops include:
- Study strategies
- Transitioning to college life
- “Tech @ Trinity”
- Time and task management
- Library resources
- Navigating the Pathways curriculum
- Embracing diversity, inclusion, and community
- Mindfulness and wellness
You will also take part in some orientation and community building activities:
- A campus resources scavenger hunt
- Volunteering at the San Antonio Food Bank or other community service
- Getting your Tiger Card (student ID card)
Move-In and Cost Information
An Early Start
Summer Bridge students will move in around early August, before most other students. You will receive more information about move-in day after you accept your invitation to participate in the Summer Bridge program.
You will move into the room that will be your permanent space for the academic year, so be sure to bring all of your personal belongings. Details about your room assignment will be sent to you by Residential Life, typically in mid-July.
This One’s On Us
There is no charge for the Summer Bridge programs (including housing and three meals a day).