FAQ

Moc Up 

Moc Up FAQ

Moc Up Students

Q: Why was I invited to apply for the Moc Up program?

We are encouraging you to participate because you have been identified as one of our high-priority students who would benefit from a summer success program designed to prepare you for college.

 

Q: What are the dates for Moc Up?

Moc Up will begin on Sunday, June 16 with check-in from 1pm to 3pm and will end on Friday, June 21. Students will attend Orientation as a part of the Moc Up program on Thursday, June 20 and Friday, June 21.

 

Q: How do I participate in Moc Up?

Fill out the applicationby clicking on the Sign Up button below. Selected students will be notified around the first of April.

 

Q: What classes will I be taking in the summer?

The Moc Up program does not include summer coursework. Students who are interested in earning college credit should consider the Bridge program.

 

Q: Do I have to live on campus?

Studies have shown that students who live on campus tend to stay in school and graduate at higher rates and with higher GPAs. Since we want to make sure you succeed, living on campus is required and is a great way to start out on right foot.

 

Other questions should be directed to Dr. Crystal Edenfield.

Moc Up 

Bridge FAQ

Moc Up Students

Q: Why was I invited to apply for the Bridge program?

We are encouraging you to participate because you have been identified as one of our high-priority students who would benefit from a small learning community and an early start to your academic career.

 

Q: What are the dates for the Bridge program?

The Bridge program will begin on Wednesday, June 19. Classes will begin on June 24 through July 26. Students will attend Orientation on Thursday, June 20 and Friday, June 21.

 

Q: How do I participate in the Bridge program?

Fill out the application by clicking on the Sign Up button below. Selected students will be notified around the first of April.

 

Q: If I need to be on campus for the Bridge program, will there be opportunities for me to have fun in the summer?

Absolutely. We have many events and activities planned during the summer that are designed for you to unwind and have fun.  

 

Q: What classes will I be taking in the summer?

  • English 1011 Rhetoric and Composition I with Writing Tutorial — Required course for all students in the program.
  • USTU 1250 First-Year Studies: The UTC Experience—Required course for all students in the program.
  • Math—Students will take the initial Math course based on Math placement information – Required course for all students in the program.

Q: Are classes from Monday to Friday?  

The class schedules vary, but students have class every weekday. We will also have guest speakers from the community and across campus that will enhance your experience.

 

Q: Can I select my own classes?

The Bridge program aims not only to provide you with successful skills to help you do well at The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga, but also to form a small, friendly community within a large, research university. The success rate of this program is largely based on all students taking the same courses. However, you will have an opportunity to select certain courses for fall and spring semesters.

 

Q: Do I have to live on campus?

Studies have shown that students who live on campus tend to stay in school and graduate at higher rates and with higher GPAs. Since we want to make sure you succeed, living on campus is required and is a great way to start out on right foot.

 

Q: Will I have time for a part‐time job?

Unfortunately, jobs outside the Bridge program aren't allow. To offset this potential income, you will receive a weekly stipend/allowance for your participation in the summer Bridge program. 

 

Other questions should be directed to Dr. Crystal Edenfield.