STEPS Application

Summer STEPS applications are closed

For girls and boys completing 6th grade in spring 2016 and entering 7th grade in fall 2016, as well as, girls entering 9th grade in fall 2016:

  • Acceptances and wait-list confirmations will go out by email after May 15th 
  • One-day programs will be held from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. on:
    • June 29 for rising 7th grade girls
    • July 6 for rising 7th grade girls
    • July 13 for rising 9th grade girls
    • August 3 for 7th grade girls and boys
    • August 10 for 7th grade boys 
  • Students are selected by lottery from all eligible applicants. 
  • Students are selected randomly.
  • The STEPS program notifies students of acceptance or waiting list status in June.
  • Accepted applicants will receive an information packet from the University of St. Thomas.

STEPS application is closed

For more information on the STEPS Program, please contact:

Dr. Deb Besser, University of St. Thomas


Marika Staloch, Saint Paul Public Library
(651) 266-7068