2024 Viking Summer Voyage
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Student Activity

Students who are part of Long Beach College Promise & Viking Advantage will participate in an 8-day in-person summer transition program and choose from one of two experiences to gain the necessary tools to be successful in college and beyond.

CAREER EXPERIENCE

  • Prepare for college and career success through a 1 unit, graded, transferable, Career Exploration Course (COUNS 48)
  • Meet friends and your college mentor through Daily Homeroom
  • $600 Book Grant
  • Loaned Laptop (Contingent on Funding)

DESTINO: STEM EXPERIENCE

  • Prepare for STEM success through a 1 unit, graded, transferable, Career Exploration Course (COUNS 48)
  • Participate in Science Exploration
  • Meet friends and your college mentor through Daily Homeroom
  • $600 Book Grant
  • Loaned Laptop (Contingent on Funding)

Requirements to Participate

  • First-Time College Students (Includes Direct High School Graduates & Indirect Students)
  • Complete the 2023-2024 and 2024-2025 FAFSA or CA Dream Act
  • Complete the for Long Beach College Promise or Viking Advantage
  • Register 12+ units for Fall 2024
  • Attend VSV Virtual Registration Workshop & attend VSV Mandatory Meeting

Mandatory Meeting

Registered students must participate in a Mandatory In-Person Meeting that will serve as a program orientation.

Mandatory Meeting
DAY/TIME: Thur. June 27, 12:30 鈥 3:00 p.m.
LOCATION: Liberal Arts Campus, Auditorium

Viking Summer Voyage Session Dates 

There are two sessions for students to choose from:

  • Session 1: July 15 鈥 25, LAC (9:00AM - 12:00PM)
  • Session 2: July 29 - Aug 8, LAC (9:00AM - 12:00PM)

Virtual Registration Workshop

Students who RSVP鈥檇 for Viking Summer Voyage are required to finalize their VSV registration by attending the VSV Virtual Registration Workshop where they will be assigned a COUNS 48 class and Math Workshop. Students must join before their selected session begins. 

Time
  • 3:00pm 鈥 5:00pm
Dates
  • June 10 鈥 June 13 (Mon. 鈥 Thurs.) 
  • June 17, June 18, June 20 (Mon. Tues., Thurs.) 
  • June 24 鈥 June 26 (Mon. 鈥 Wed.) 
  • July 1 鈥 July 3 (Mon. 鈥 Wed.) 
  • July 8 鈥 July 11 (Mon. 鈥 Thurs.) 
  • July 15 鈥 July 18 (Mon. 鈥 Thurs.) 
  • July 22 鈥 July 25 (Mon. 鈥 Tues.) 

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STUDENTS ONLY
If you require Sign language interpreting services or Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) services , please contact the event contact person and Stephanie Bonales at least 72 hours prior to the event at (562) 938-4918 or sbonales@lbcc.edu.

FACULTY AND STAFF ONLY
If you require Sign language interpreting services, please contact the event contact person and Rebecca Lucas at rlucas@lbcc.edu at least 5 business days prior to the event.

If you require Communication Access Realtime Translation (CART) services, please contact the event contact person and Jaymee Hunt at cart@lbcc.edu at least 5 business days prior to the event. *Please note requests are based on provider availability*