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SAY YES Summer Success Academy

Place: Erie Community College - City Campus
Date: July 7-August 8, 2014 (5 weeks)
Times: Monday-Friday, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The Summer Success Academy (SSA) is open to 50 Say Yes Buffalo Scholars who have applied to Erie Community College, completed the ACCUPLACER placement test, and have placed into one or more developmental courses. The purpose of the SSA is to provide recent high school graduates transitioning into Erie Community College with the academic support and interpersonal skills needed to successfully achieve a post-secondary education.

Some highlights of the SSA include:

  • Academic readiness in English
  • Career exploration and planning
  • College first-year experience seminars
  • Fun team-building and leadership activities
  • Earn and learn-Mayor's Summer Youth stipend of 20 hours per week.

To apply, submit the Summer Success Academy Application and Recommendation Form and one (1) letter of recommendation from your high school guidance counselor by May 30 , 2014 to the following address.

SAY YES Summer Success Academy
Erie Community College
121 Ellicott Street
Buffalo, NY 14203
Attention: Diane McLaughlin
or e-mail completed forms to SayYes@ecc.edu

For further information about the SSA, please contact: SayYes@ecc.edu or (716) 851-1ECC.


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