Unfortunately, many high school seniors who plan to attend college in the fall fail to do so. This issue is known as "summer melt" or "summer attrition." To combat this issue, there are several strategies to support students.
ASPIRE Summer Bridge Program
By completing the Summer Bridge Interest Form, ASPIRE staff will send students important reminders throughout the summer via text or email.
WorkSystems, Inc offers internships through a Summer Youth Employment Program.
Volunteer Information: To help gain experience and boost eligibility for scholarships students will need to show involvement in their community. Here are a few options:
Oregon GEAR UP maintains this list of summer enrichment opportunities.