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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 Guidacne Counselor at TR. Protocr 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

Jean Leandre
Director of Student Engagement and Outreach

Contact Information
(Utica) Alumni College Center, 208
1101 Sherman Drive
Utica, NY 13501

(Rome) Plumley Complex, PC A30H
1101 Floyd Avenue
Rome, NY 13440