Student Success

Through smaller class sizes and personalized academic services University Bridge students have a clear path to success. Our COUNSELORCONNECT® service provides all students with a private counselor to help with all things related to college entrance. With COUNSELORCONNECT®‘s one-on-one college admissions counseling, our students have been able to maximize their time in the U.S. and transfer into some of the top universities in the country.


“The University Bridge program is a win-win for the students and for PVCC. We are proud of the success of this group of international students.”


John Donnelly, Vice President, Instruction and Student Services, PVCC

Outstanding results

University Bridge is built around the success of its students progressing to some of the best universities in the US. The support we give our students through the CollegeSolved® platform enables them to achieve the grades they need to get admitted to some of America’s very best universities, including:

  • UC Berkeley
  • University of Southern California (USC)
  • UCLA
  • University of Virginia
  • University of Michigan
  • UC Irvine
  • UC Davis
  • UC San Diego
  • San Jose State University
  • University of Washington
  • University of Maryland
  • Purdue University
  • Virginia Tech
  • Plus many others

GPA Boost

On average, our students get a GPA boost of 0.7 to 1.2* compared to their non-University Bridge classmates. This might be the difference you need to get into your dream school.


*Compared to an average of GPA 2.5 in PVCC, and 2.9 nationally for 2 year colleges