Arkansas State University-Newport will offer a Summer Bridge program for high school students desiring to earn college credit this summer. The Summer Bridge program will run from May 31-June 29, and high school students completing the program will earn college credit for Oral Communications and College & Life Skills. A total of four hours of credit will be earned upon completion of the courses.
The courses are priced at ASUN’s normal per-credit hour rates, but scholarship opportunities are available for one-half of tuition to students who qualify. Courses will meet Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 8:30 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. on ASUN’s Newport campus.
To enroll in the courses, high school students entering the 11th or 12th grades must have a minimum ACT score of 19, or a minimum high school grade point average of 3.0. The deadline for scholarship application is May 20. A limited number of scholarships are available.
For more information on the Summer Bridge program, contact Irina Reynolds, ASUN Coordinator of College & Life Skills, at 870-512-7702 or by email at
To apply for admission to the program, return the attached admission form to Irina Reynolds via email or by mail to 7648 Victory Blvd, Newport AR 72112.
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