Bobcat Bridge

Below is information for how you can participate in our Bobcat Bridge Program. For any questions please contact our office via email at or via phone at 512-245-2275.

Are you a incoming freshman for Fall 2024 and want a head start to your college experience?

Student Support Services invites you to apply for the Summer 2024 Bobcat Bridge Program! The Bobcat Bridge program is an intense 5-week Summer Program from July to August geared towards incoming freshmen. Our aim is to assist students in their transition from high school to college by allowing them to reside in a residence hall, complete two college courses, attend study sessions and workshops to prepare them for life as a Bobcat!

Bobcat Bridge Benefits

  • A college head start by 6 credit hours
  • A personal college success coach
  • Assistance in developing a plan for your success
  • Exclusive access to college success workshops
  • Free tutoring for your courses

Eligibility Requirements

To be eligible for Bobcat Bridge, you must:

  • Be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Graduate High School Spring 2024
  • Attend Texas State University in Fall 2024
  • Must meet one or more of the following criteria:
    • First Generation College Student
    • Person with Disabilities
    • Meet Income Guidelines

Next Steps to Join Bridge

In addition to completing the application, you must also complete the following:

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four tutoring staff members at End of Bridge Celebration