Plainsmen’s Prep: A Bridge to Calculus

August 7-16, 2017

In collaboration with the Department of Mathematics and Statistics, Auburn University’s Academic Support Services offers Plainsmen’s Prep:  A Bridge to Calculus. This exclusive opportunity provides incoming first year students the chance to review pre-calculus and calculus topics needed to be successful in their courses at Auburn University. In addition, Plainsmen’s Prep:  A Bridge to Calculus is designed to acclimate students to the rigors of Auburn University environment. Students will interact with AU Faculty, Staff, and undergraduate students to help aid in their transition and give them at head start to their success at Auburn.


To be eligible for Plainsmen’s Prep you MUST meet the following requirements:

  • Score under a 26 on the ACT/ 600 on the Math SAT*
  • Test into Math 1120/1130 or Math 1150
  • In a major that requires Calculus I (MATH 1610)
  • Complete an application

*exceptions will not be granted.  Students who score above the ACT or SAT requirements are not eligible for Plainsmen’s Prep.

  • Application Priority Deadline is May 1, 2017.  
  • Application review will begin on May 1.  Once applications are received, the Plainsmen’s Prep team will review all applications and extend invitations to participants on a rolling basis until the program is full.
  • Program will notify participants by May 8th of acceptance if they’ve applied prior to May 1.
  • Participants must pay program fee ($700) and accept invitation by June 9th

Two Full Scholarships are available to cover the program costs of $700 thanks to contributions to the Tiger Giving Day fund.  If you would like to be eligible for a scholarship, please email Dana Jablonski,

Office of Academic Support | 0176 RBD Library | Auburn, Alabama 36849 | (334) 844-5972 | Webmaster | Privacy | Copyright © 2016