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¡Pa’ delante!
SVC Summer Bride, ¡Pa’ delante!

Summer Bridge — ¡Pa’ delante!

What is Summer Bridge?

Skagit Valley College is launching a new program – Summer Bridge – Pa’ delante – this summer 2023. Summer Bridge is a free program for first-generation, underrepresented graduating seniors. It is designed to support graduating seniors who will be attending SVC in the fall of 2023.

As a Summer Bridge participant, you will:

  • Be part of a 75-student cohort of new, incoming SVC students.
  • Get a successful transition experience to support you in starting college in the fall.
  • Receive College Success Skills as part of a culturally relevant curriculum.
  • Get connected with mentors and opportunities to get involved on campus.
  • Get comprehensive in-person orientation support, including technology access and setup, referral to special programs (CAMP, TRIO, Disability Access Services, Maestros Para El Pueblo, etc.), student engagement opportunities, and initial registration into classes.
  • Get free college credits to get you started!

When is the program?

The program will take place Monday-Thursday, Aug. 1- 31, 2023, with a mandatory orientation on July 31.

  • Summer Bridge Orientation: 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Monday, July 31
  • Summer Bridge Program: 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Monday-Thursday, Aug. 1-31

Where is the program?

Skagit Valley College | 2405 East College Way, Mount Vernon, WA 98273

Who is eligible?

  • Be a graduating high school senior from any high school during 2023.
  • Identify as a first-generation college student.
  • Plan to attend Skagit Valley College in the fall of 2023 (September).

How do I apply?

Please fill out the 2023 form.

For more information or questions:

Rick Flores | [email protected]

For questions related to the Summerbridge Application and online State Application contact [email protected].