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Magnet Bridge


Scholarship program open to T.R. Proctor students through an application process during the Spring of their Junior year of high school.

  • Full tuition and fees covered by  a scholarship through the Utica City School District
  • Ability to earn from 24-30 transferable college credits
  • Opportunity to transition into college, become accustomed to environment, level of responsibility, academic rigor, academic terminology
  • Opportunity to participate in extracurricular college activities
  • Builds resume and enhances college application


Application Process

February: Attend Informational Night and obtain application from your T.R. Protor High School Guidance Counselor

March: Take MVCC Placement Test

April: Complete application and return to your Guidance Counselor at TR. Proctor High School

May: Magnet Bridge Scholarship Committee meets and selects scholarship winners.  Letters are sent to all applicants to make aware of application status.

June: Meet with staff at MVCC to create Fall class schedule


If selected to participate, students are responsible for the following:

  • Attend mandatory orientation session in August, prior to beginning of classes
  • Attend meetings with the Magnet Bridge advisor
  • Accept full responsibility for course requirements/grades
  • Be fully dedicated to college scholarship

Kelly Miller
Student Engagement and
Auxiliary Services Associate

Contact Information
Alumni College Center, 208
1101 Sherman Drive
Utica, NY 13501
315-792-5386 (phone)
315-792-5422 (fax)