Congratulations to GEAR UP first-year students on finishing the year!
New Student Orientations
GEAR UP Summer Programs at MSU
GEAR UP MSU is excited to welcome two summer programs to campus. These summer programs are completely FREE for Montana GEAR UP middle and high school students.
- MSU Explore Earth and Space Science, June 19-24
- Ecology Project International Yellowstone Wildlife Ecology, June 18-22
The incoming Fall 2022 first-year students from Montana's GEAR UP high schools will be able to move in to their dorm room early in order to attend the GEAR UP/TRIO Smart Start Orientation on August 18-19th. We will have more information available as the date gets closer. Be looking out for updates!
Smart Start Orientation
St. Regis High School visited MSU's campus on May 2nd.They received a campus tour, a residence hall tour, and ate lunch at Rendezvous Dining Hall with a St. Regis grad who is currently an MSU student.
On May 5th, Lame Deer High School visited MSU and received a day full oftours of the American Indian Hall, residence halls and a meal in the dininghalls. Thanks for visiting Lame Deer! Come back soon!
The GEAR UP MSU office had a Champ Change Drawing on May 10th, where first-year GEAR UP students won a $100 gift card to Town and Country, a local grocery store. The winners were Darby Wells, Macie Flamm, Trevyn Carter, Benjamin Noteboom, Emily Pease, Visara Whiteman, Isaac O'Rourke, Xada Little Wolf, and Arena Matt.
Browning High School participated in Decision Day on May 12th. Thank you, Browning High School, for having GEAR UP MSU and MSU American Indian/Alaska Native Student Success participate virtually in Decision Day celebrations. Congratulations BHS graduating class of 2022! We're excited to welcome you to Montana State University this Fall!
GEAR UP MSU congratulates Ashlyn Stephens, originally from GEAR UP school Hardin High, on graduating from Gallatin College's Interior Design program on May 13th. Congratulations, Ashlyn, and best of luck in all you do!