UAM Weevil Jumpstart Program


Weevil Jumpstart Program

The UAM Weevil Jumpstart Program is designed to provide first time freshman students admitted to UAM for the 2024 – 2025 with a seamless transition from high school to college. The program will provide a comprehensive array of activities and workshops tailored to meet the unique needs of incoming students. Participants will have the opportunity to:

  • Engage in academic enrichment activities to strengthen foundational skills in key subject areas.
  • Receive personalized advising and support to develop academic goals and create a roadmap for success.
  • Connect with faculty, staff, and peers through mentorship opportunities and group activities.
  • Gain valuable insights into campus resources, support services, and extracurricular opportunities.
  • Cultivate essential life skills, such as time management, study techniques, and effective communication.

Weevil Jumpstart Program Details

  • Earn 6 hours of college credit
  • Exclusive residential living and learning community
  • Small Classes
  • Academic Skills Workshops
  • Leadership Development

Program Costs

  • Tuition and Fees - $1776.60 – Summer Session II
  • Meal Plan - $445.00
  • Room – Students will receive a housing scholarship to cover room charges

Jumpstart Checklist

  • UAM Admission Application
  • Official High School Transcript
  • Official ACT or SAT Test Scores or Accuplacer
  • Weevil Jumpstart Application
  • UAM Summer Housing Application
  • 2023 – 2024 FAFSA Application

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Contact Us

Jessica L. Foxworth 
Associate Vice Chancellor for Student Engagement and Dean of Students