Academic Achievement Programs


Program Overview

Admission into STP

Application Materials

Expectations for Students

Summer Program FAQ's

STP Staff

Student Handbook (Coming Soon)

Student Participation Agreement (Coming Soon)

Orientation Payment

Contact Us

Sheena Afoakwa
Academic Program Specialist
Summer Transitional Program
2212E Marie Mount Hall,
College Park, MD 20742
Phone: (301) 405-4739
Fax: 301.314.9162

Summer Transitional Program

Admission Into STP

Factors Considered in the SSS/IED Admissions Process:

  1. SSS/IED Verification Form and Information Sheet (forms are sent to candidates from Office of Undergraduate Admissions)

  2. Parent's or Guardian's prior tax year 1040 Tax Form or other official tax document

  3. University of Maryland Application for Admission submitted to Office of Undergraduate Admissions, includes:

    • Two recommendations (one must be from an English or math instructor)

    • High school transcripts (ACT, SAT, GPA, etc.)

    • Extra-curricular activities

    • Personal essay

  4. Diagnostic Testing (English, math, reading comprehension)

  5. Interview (if necessary)