Apply to over 110 top ranked U.S. universities, including 5 of the top 50, through are partner University Bridge
- University of Virginia – #25 (tied) U.S. News Best College rankings 2018
- College of William & Mary – #32 (tied) U.S. News Best College rankings 2018
- University of California, Santa Barbara – #37 (tied) U.S. News Best College rankings 2018
- University of California, Irvine – #42 (tied) U.S. News Best College rankings 2018
- University of California, Davis – #46 (tied) U.S. News Best College rankings 2018
- Virginia Tech – #69 (tied) U.S. News Best College rankings 2018
What is UBridge?
University Bridge is a 2+2 transfer program in partnership with three of the nation’s premier two-year colleges: PVCC in Charlottesville, Virginia; College of San Mateo in San Mateo, California; and College of Marin in Kentfield, California. Students study up to 36 credits per year at our host campuses and receive complete social and academic support from their personal UBridge advisor.
Transfer Admissions Guarantee
After two years, or gaining a minimum of 60 credits, students transfer with third-year status to one of more than 110 four-year universities. Students are eligible to transfer based on the GPA they earn while enrolled in the University Bridge program. These Transfer Admissions Guarantees are state-level agreements between our host campuses and participating universities, many of which are elite U.S. institutions. Graduates of our program have gone on to study at many selective universities across the country.
Educational advisor builds unique program and assists with course registration. Once you have met progression criteria – You enter the 3rd and 4th year at an Elite University.
|Virginia campus||California Silicon Valley campus||San Francisco North Bay campus|
Living and studying in a new culture can be challenging. To successfully accomplish your goals, you will need the right support – both inside and outside the classroom. Your time in the U.S. will offer many exciting opportunities and amazing experiences. With guidance from University Bridge’s expert advisors, you can make the most of your time here – and confidently progress to your top-choice university. For more information about CollegeCare® please click here
- University Bridge provides all-inclusive, expert support for our students via CollegeCare®. Our unique support system was designed specifically with the needs of international students and it’s the key to your success!
- Each student is assigned a private academic advisor upon arrival
- On average, 150 hours of one-on-one counseling
- Personalized study plan
- Regular, scheduled academic meetings
- Transfer guidance
- Customized reports for parents
All programs are two years long, dependent on English language placement.
Requirements for guaranteed transfer admissions start at GPA 2.0 and differ for each institution. See relevant campus page for further information.
If you do not meet the language requirements, we offer a range of language programs to help you realize your dream of studying in America. Click here for more details.
|California Silicon Valley||TOEFL 56 / IELTS 5.5 / PTE 42||Completed high school with good grades||Not required||Not required||16+|
|San Francisco North Bay||TOEFL 61 / IELTS 6.0||Completed high school with good grades||Not required||Not required||17+|
|Virginia||TOEFL 61||Completed high school with good grades||Not required||Not required||17+|