The University of the Virgin Islands announces the Mathematics Behind the Data Science (MBDS) free summer bridge program is accepting applications. MBDS is designed to enhance the mathematics and data science preparedness of college-bound students, high school upcoming seniors, and UVI students who took MAT 024, who are interested in pursuing careers in science, data science, mathematics, engineering, technology, or medicine.  

Important Program Updates:

  • Deadline Extended: Apply ASAP by Wednesday, May 24th.
  • Program Duration: May 30 to June 30, 2023
  • Location: UVI's Orville E. Kean Campus – St. Thomas
  • Online Application Link:
  • PDF Application: See attached MBDS Application 2023
  • Website:

Submit documents like transcript(s) or reference(s) to and the Program Coordinator.

For additional information, please contact Brandon Rhymer, the program coordinator at

(340) 514-7770 or email