Math Academy

Aug 11-16, 2019 (9am-4pm)

Math Schedule 2019.docx

Not sure you’re ready for college-level math courses?  Want a quick review?  Want an opportunity to place out of developmental math in the Fall?

UCA’s Summer Start – Math Academy is a great way to improve your math skills and start ahead of the game. The program will provide you with opportunities to:

  • Learn about the resources UCA offers to help you succeed in all of your classes
  • Meet other students, faculty and staff before Welcome Week even begins
  • Improve your math skills and proficiency
  • Prepare to enroll in college-level math your first semester
  • Move into your residence hall a week early
  • Have fun!

SS junkStudents required to complete developmental math will have the opportunity to test out of this requirement at the end of the Math Academy.


Eligibility requirements

To participate, you must:

  • Be an entering first-year UCA student admitted for Summer or Fall 2019
  • Have an ACT Math subscore of 15-21

To be successful in the Math Academy, you should:

  • Apply early
  • Attend all components of the program (math lab sessions and success workshops)
  • Complete all assignments as assigned by the instructors
  • Bring a TI-83, TI-84 or TI-nspire calculator

All participants are expected to attend all sessions of the program throughout the week.

Application Deadline & Program Costs

Online registration opens March 1, 2019

Students must apply and pay all program costs no later than AUGUST 4, 2019  (Note: space is limited. Enrollment is only guaranteed once payment is made.)


Non-residentialAcademic fee**/lunch daily:   $50

($150 total cost -$100 Program Fee = $50 cost to student. The program fee is being sponsored by Coca-Cola and Aramark funds)

Residential: Academy fee**/daily meal plan (breakfast/lunch/dinner)/campus housing:  $225

Residential participation is strongly encouraged, but not mandatory. Campus housing is available for students who will be living on campus Fall 2019. Residential participants who have been assigned to UCA housing for Fall 2019 may move in to their assigned room at the beginning of Summer Start on Sunday afternoon, August 11th. Living on campus for the duration of the program requires continued participation in the program.

($325 total cost -$100 Program Fee = $225 cost to student. The program fee is sponsored by Coca-Cola and Aramark)

**The academic program fee for the 2019 Summer Start – Math Academy through the UCA Office of Student Success will be covered for a maximum of 75 participants.  Funding is limited to applicants who meet all eligibility requirements, and students are encouraged to apply early as funding will be provided on a first-come, first-serve basis.  This opportunity is sponsored by Coca-Cola and Aramark.

Payment can be made online immediately after completing your registration form or by following these directions:

Access your MyUCA account
Click the “CashNET” tab
Click “Make Payment/ Add-on charges”
Select the appropriate Summer Start program*
*If you wish to live on campus for the duration of the program, please ensure you select the appropriate program that includes housing
Make Payment

Questions on payment?  Contact the UCA Office of Student Accounts at 501-450-5015.