Winter Bridge Session 1 will be open to Dartmouth students only.

Application Requirements


All application materials are due by the application round deadline to be considered for that particular round. The following application items are required:

  • An online application with two essays
  • Undergraduate transcript(s)
  • SAT or ACT scores (waived if applicable). International students must submit TOFEL scores
  • Current resume
  • One faculty letter of recommendation*

* We have relaxed our recommendation requirement for Bridge applicants and will also accept letters from an advisor, coach, academic/professional mentor, or former employer if a faculty letter is difficult to receive. 

We are now accepting high-achieving first-year undergraduate students for our Summer Bridge programs. (Winter Bridge sessions are not open to first-year students. There are specific additional eligibility guidelines for applying:

  • GPA of 3.5 or above
  • SAT/ACT math score of 700 or above
  • Completion of at least one quantitative undergraduate class
  • An additional letter of recommendation from a non-faculty member (employer or coach)