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Engineering Summer Math Bridge Program

Welcome to the Bridge



Location:  Northern Illinois University, College of Engineering

                 590 Garden Rd.,

                 DeKalb, IL  60115


Students will reside in their Fall 2018 Dormitory Assignment.


Dates:  Sunday - Friday, August 19 - 24, 2018

Fees: include class, course materials, lodging, continental breakfast, two snacks, lunch, dinner in the residence halls Monday - Thursday, and the Math Placement Exam.

All students should indicate on their applications:  food allergies or any special needs.

IMPORTANTNo calculator is necessary for the program.  Engineering majors need to place into MATH 229.  This program is designed for students with an ACT Math score of 20AND a math placement exam score of "B" or "C".  Please consult with the Associate Dean should you have any questions or concerns.

Cell phones or other communications devices not allowed during class times.

Students will reside in their Fall 2018 Dormitory Assignment.

Move-in Information:  Student move-in date - 08/19/2018, 3 p.m. All students will attend a brief parent/student meeting on August 19 at at 3 p.m., after move-in.

Map/Driving Directions:  To view a map and/or driving directions, click the link below. If you experience a problem, cut and paste this link into the address line of your internet browser.


Cancellation Policy:  Student must contact NIU outreach by Friday, August 17, 2018. All cancellations must be in writing.  Fax to 815-753-6900 or e-mail


Questions?   If you have questions regarding the program, or need special accommodations, please contact Nick Jones at 815-753-9961 or Enrollment is limited. Register early.


Please note that the charge to your credit card will appear on your statement as 'NIU Outreach, DeKalb, IL'