Saint Louis University

Starting as a freshman at SLU in Fall 2012? Get a head start on your SLU career and your degree this summer! Meet new friends early, adjust to life on campus in a relaxed atmosphere, and start the fall term with some academic requirements already completed.

Click on the links below to learn about our special programs designed just for new, incoming SLU students:

Billiken Bridge To Success Program
Open to new first-year students who were admitted to SLU via Student Educational Services, the Billiken Bridge to Success program is an intensive three-week residential, academic experience that will prepare you for your first full year at SLU and beyond. Earn college credit and get a solid start on your education at SLU. Click to learn more about the Billiken Bridge to Success Program. 

Summer Acculturation Program
This year, SLU is inviting newly admitted fall 2012 international students to participate in a new program designed to prepare students for the required English 150 course and learn about the academic expectations in an American Univeristy. Please click here to learn more about this program.

You might also be interested in taking a class or two as part of our regular Summer Sessions for all SLU students. For more information on those courses (plus details on costs, housing, registration, etc.), click on the link above.