Summer Bridge

Your first step to success at CSUDH!

CSUDH's Summer Transition serves as your introduction to Encounter to Excellence. A six-week summer program completed before the fall semester starts, Summer Transition strengthens your English and math skills, allowing you to get a head start with courses by completing Early Start, and connecting with an academic advisor and peer mentor.

Let Us Know You're Interested!

Are you interested in Summer Transition? You can learn more about our program and register for Summer Transition during New Student Orientation (NSO).

Who Can Attend?

All incoming first-year students can participate

Take Classes You Need and Get Ahead

Summer Transition lets you complete courses you need for no or low cost.

Start Your CSUDH Experience Strong

Summer Transition will prepare you for college courses. Summer Transition programming consists of academic courses and college knowledge workshops that provide students the opportunity to develop study skills, network with staff, peers and faculty, and connect to campus resources. This is one summer that could change your future - and your life.

Meet Your Fellow Students

Through Summer Transition support, you will have the opportunity to meet other first-time students attending CSUDH who are also building their academic skills to prepare for college. The friendships you make at Summer Transition will last throughout your college career and beyond!

Summer Programming Flyer [PDF]

Summer Transition Programming [PDF]

Have Questions or Need More Information?

Call Mayra Soriano at (310) 243-3689 or email her at

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