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Summer Bridge Program

What is Summer Bridge?

Summer Bridge is a three-week program that includes three courses (Reading, Math, and Counseling) for first-time freshman. This program provides students with a college orientation experience and the opportunity to develop critical academic skills for college success!

What's in it for me?
  • Receive an in-depth orientation to Mission College (fulfills requirement for college orientation and priority registration)
  • Improve critical reading and math skills for career and college success
  • Develop success strategies for college and for life
  • Meet faculty, staff and other new students
  • Get a jump start and learn how to complete your college, career, and transfer plans
Am I eligible?

You are eligible to participate in Summer Bridge if you are a newly admitted college freshman.

2018 Summer Bridge Weekly Schedule

July 23 – August 10

REA 983 - Reading Classroom Texts
CRN 52443
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 9:30a-11:30a

MAT 910 - Problem Solving Skills
CRN 52677
Monday, Wednesday, Friday 12:00p -2:00p

COU 145B - Bridge to College
CRN 52188
Tuesday, Thursday 9:30a - 12:30p

Optional Special Events for Summer Bridge Program Participants

Stanford University Lab Visit
July 25th
12:30 - 3:30 p

CSU East Bay Solar Suitcase Event at Mission College
August 1st

NASA Visitor Center
August 8th
1:00 - 3:00 p

How to enroll

To officially enroll in the Summer Bridge Program, students simply need to register for the courses listed above.  Students are encouraged to enroll in all three classes in order to get the greatest benefit from the Summer Bridge Program.  However, registration in all three classes is not mandated.


Contact Rebecca Tran at

Let’s celebrate Summer Bridge 2018!