University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
Old Westport Road
North Dartmouth, MA 02747

P: (508) 999-8747
F: (508) 999-9257

Director: Craig Elkins

Contact: Craig Elkins
P: (508) 999-8747
F: (508) 999-9257

Steps Toward Abstract Reasoning and Thinking (START)

Year Program Started: 1978

Max. Participants/Year: 25

Application Deadline: February 26th

Program Timeframe: September - May

Academic Level Targeted: college

Racial/Ethnic Focus: any racial/ethnic group

Type of Program: education

Program Attributes: mentors/advisors provided

Program Acceptance Requirements: matriculation at this school, class year (college freshman), disadvantaged status (ethnic minority or female)

Primary Science Discipline(s) Targeted: chemistry, engineering, physics, computer science, mathematics