Benefits of Summer Bridge Program

Students admitted to the CA.R.E. Summer Bridge Program receive the following benefits:

  • Admission to Florida State University
  • Waived admissions deposit
  • Summer Housing deposit covered
  • Orientation fee covered
  • Costs for the summer term covered (tuition, fees, books, housing, & meals)

Additional Benefits of the Summer Bridge Program

Through the 7-week C.A.R.E. Summer Bridge Program, students will

  • Live in campus housing with other participants, staff and upper class students who will serve as peer counselors and guides during the summer
  • Receive comprehensive orientation to campus and academic requirements
  • Take up to 7 credit hours of college coursework
  • Meet key university faculty, staff, and administrators

When student participants return in the fall, they are adjusted to student life and well acquainted with the campus and important university personnel. In addition, students will learn essential shills in good study habits and time management.