University of Pittsburgh’s The Bridge: College Prep & Leadership Academy

For the past three summers, high school students from across the country have strengthened their leadership skills and gained a competitive edge in the college application process through Pitt’s The Bridge: College Prep & Leadership Academy week-long program.

Students will have the opportunity to:

  • Experience life in a college residence hall and enjoy Pittsburgh area attractions
  • Establish an action plan for applying to as well as choosing the right college
  • Create a personal statement
  • Discover tactics for a positive college admission interview
  • Prepare to take college admissions standardized tests (we have partnered with The Princeton Review to provide SAT/ACT test preparation and a practice test)
  • Engage in a week of fun and new friendships!
The Bridge week-long Academy will be offered at the special rate of $700 until Thursday, March 2, 2017. If you have questions, please call 412-648-7831 or send emails to To register, please visit click here or visit