Orientation: June 7, 2015

Program Dates: June 7 – July 2, 2015

Closing Luncheon: July 2, 2015

The COSAM Summer Bridge Program is an intensive four-week residential program for talented and highly motivated minority students from populations traditionally underrepresented in the sciences and mathematics who want to get a head start in their college career. This program, which takes place on the main campus of Auburn University, emphasizes academic preparedness, development and enhancement of study and time management skills, establishment of academic and social support and career awareness. Chemistry and Mathematics faculty, graduate teaching assistants, counselors and academic advisors will staff the program.


  • Must be a member of a group traditionally underrepresented in sciences and mathematics
  • Must be a graduating high school senior admitted to AU’s College of Sciences and Mathematics for Fall 2014
  • ACT score of 18-28 (Students with higher ACT scores are also encouraged to apply)
  • Must have attended a Camp War Eagle session prior to June 7, 2015
  • Must submit completed application package by Friday, March 15, 2015


  • Enhance your analytical, critical thinking and  problem solving skills
  • Improve your study habits, time management and interpersonal skills
  • Establish a supportive network of peers, staff, faculty and administrators 

Financial Support

The room and board expenses for each student will be paid. In addition, students will be loaned textbooks for the chemistry and mathematics courses. Transportation to and from Auburn University and other personal expenses are the responsibility of the student.

Here are the documents you will need to complete your application:

Program Information

Application Checklist


Contact Us

For additional information, contact Dr. Bianca D. Evans, Minority Programs Coordinator at bianca.evans@auburn.edu  or 334-844-4663

Last updated: 01/27/2015