UCAN’s Summer Bridge Program Information

This year we will be hosting UCAN’s Summer Bridge Program at:

 San Juan Unified School District

Twin Rivers Unified School District

Natomas Unified School District 


WHAT IS IT?  The Summer Bridge Program is designed to help you get into a   four-year college or university:

  • It lasts only one week
  • It is free and includes lunch
  • You will be instructed on how to improve low grades or fulfill missing A-G requirements
  • You will complete your college portfolio — personal essay and letters of recommendation
  • You will begin preparations to take the ACT/SAT
  • You will learn what financial aid, grants, and scholarships are available to you and how to apply
  • You will interact with recent graduates who know what it takes to be successful in college

You will be assigned a peer mentor to help you develop a plan for your future