Afterschool Program

REFUGES offers after school activities in collaboration with community organizations, schools, and parents. The program provides academic support, tutoring and mentoring, college and career readiness, financial aid application workshops, hands-on science and math workshops, field trips, and mentoring to underrepresented middle and high school students (grades 7-12).

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New! Bryant Middle School Program

REFUGES (Refugees Exploring the Foundation of Undergraduate Education in Science) Afterschool Program has expanded is now offering an additional program at a new location!

The University of Utah’s Center for Science and Mathematics Education in collaboration with Bryant Middle School and the Sudanese Community in Utah (SCUT), is offered for all students in grades 7-8. The program operates Monday-Thursday, 3:30pm-5:45pm, and 1:30pm-4:00pm on Fridays. Programming will take place at Bryant Middle School Monday-Wednesday and Friday. On Thursdays, students will be transported to the University of Utah in order to participate in hands-on STEM enrichment activities with researchers and professors at the U. The program runs from February, 2019 – May 30, 2019 with breaks for school holidays.


REFUGES After School Program Overview

The 2018-2019 REFUGES Afterschool Program  at the University of Utah runs from September 4, 2018 – May 30, 2019 with breaks for school holidays.It includes three program components: 1) a Weekday Program for students in grades 7-12 at the University of Utah  2) a second weekday program for Bryant Middle School students and 3) a Saturday College Prep Program for students in grades 10-12.

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