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Welcome to the 2016 Summer Bridge Program. Tentative start date for the program is July11, 2016. All costs of this program including student stipends are covered by a grant from NSF. For more information, please contact:

Dr. Upali Karunathilake
Summer Math Bridge Program Coordinator
818 Wallace Hall
(304) 766-3244

Summer Bridge Program

The Summer Bridge Program at West Virginia State University is a free four-week program open to students registered at West Virginia State University with a declared major in science, technology, engineering or mathematics. The Summer Bridge Program starts July 11, 2016 and provides students with an opportunity to have a head start on the college education, especially to provide a good background in mathematics. The major focus of the program is the opportunity to earn credit for MATH 119 (Algebraic Methods) – a prerequisite for many science classes. This is a full-time program. Although the focus of the program is math, students also participate in fun activities such as going to movies, fieldtrips, and more. 
All your costs including tuition, text books, accommodation and food are covered for the duration of the program. In addition, students who successfully complete the program will earn a stipend of  up to $1000.

Note: Stipend will be paid in two instalments: $600 after successful completion of the program in late August or early September,  and remaining $400 after successful compeltion of the first semester in late December or early January.

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