JetSTREAM First Year

What is JetStREAM (formally First Year Experience)?

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JetStREAM: Students Reaching Equity through Academics & Mentoring (formally First Year Experience) provides an efficient, supportive process for eligible freshmen to make a seamless transition from high school to college. JetStREAM programs prepare students for success through academic enrichment in English and/or Mathematics, learning communities, and connection with peer mentors and campus resources.

Why You Should Join

  • Get a headstart in your education by joining our eight-week Summer Bridge program to strengthen your academic preparation in basic skills reading, writing, and study skills
  • Priority registration for the Fall & Spring semesters in your first year
  • Priority enrollment into one of our Runway cohorts (English or Math Statway)
  • Start College-Level courses in the Fall semester
  • One-on-One counseling appointments and educational planning
  • Personal guidance from a peer mentor and counselor
  • Special activities and events throughout the year

Who is Eligible to Participate

You are eligible for JetStREAM Programs if you meet and complete the following requirements:

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  1. Have a high school diploma/GED (or you're 18 years of age)
  2. Take Math and English assessment exams (Miramar College only)
  3. Commit to the program and requirements for the entire year
  4. Be a full-time student (12 or more semester units) during the fall and spring semester

PRIORITY ELIGIBILITY FOR STUDENTS WHO MEET THE FOLLOWING:

  1. Never previously attended college
  2. First Generation College Student (Parents do not have a 4-year college degree)
  3. Place into English basic skill levels
  4. Complete the JetStREAM Summer Bridge Program prior to the Fall semester
  5. Participate in JetStREAM Runways during the Fall & Spring semesters

JetStREAM Summer Bridge Information

ORIENTATION  
Friday, June 16 11:30am-2:30pm in K1-210 Student Lounge
Lunch will be provided!
SUMMER BRIDGE June 19–August 11, 2017
ENGLISH COHORT Monday-Thursday
9:00am-12:20pm
MATH COHORT Monday-Thursday
12:00pm-2:05pm
BOTH COHORTS Friday
9:35am-1:15pm
FIELD TRIP  
Friday, July 14 9:00am-5:00pm

JetStREAM Runway (Learning Communities) Information

There will be no JetStREAM Runway Learning Communities for the Fall 2017 semester.  Please check back in October 2017 for updates relating to the Spring 2018 semester.

If you are interested in joining JetStREAM programs,please complete the following steps:

Please check back in February 2018 for the 2018-2019 cohort.

Priority Deadline

HAS ENDED.

All students who have applied by this priority deadline will receive an email.

Because space is limited, applicants are encouraged to complete our interest form as early as possible. 

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