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What services are provided?

The program consists of three components: the academic year program, the six-week summer enrichment program, and the bridge program.

Academic Year Program


Summer Program

  • Opportunity to learn in a college environment
  • Intensive academic classes
  • Educational and service learning trips
  • Career awareness and study skills
  • Access to UCR campus facilities and resources

Bridge Program

  • Assistance with college selection and applications
  • Financial aid, scholarship search, and preparation
  • Standardized test preparation
  • Assistance in connecting students with RCTC services such as tutoring, advising and counseling, as well as providing names of Student Support Services contacts at other colleges where they will be attending
  • Awarding of an Upward Bound Scholarship

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