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HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS:
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Most college systems weren't built for today's students, so they can be tough to navigate. And, if you’re the first in your family to attend college, it can be even harder without the guidance of someone who’s been there.
We provide students just like you with a minimum of 6 years of free, personalized support to help you get into your best-fit colleges, fund your education, and thrive through degree completion. Support starts your junior year in high school and follows you through degree completion, wherever you go to college!
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College Possible is one of the largest and most respected
organizations of its kind in the country
students served nationwide since 2000
COLLEGE POSSIBLE STUDENTS ARE
more likely to earn a college degree in 6 years than their peers from similar backgrounds
What sets us apart
Free to students
Thanks to the generous support of our funders and partners, our coaching is always free to eligible students and their families.
6+ years of support
Our students receive one of the longest coaching support cycles available, starting your junior year in high school and continuing until you graduate college.
Coaches you can count on
Our coaches all bring relatable, recent college experience that helps them build trusted relationships and deliver relevant support just when you need it.
If you take a break from college for any reason, you’ll continue to receive coaching support to help you get back on track toward your college degree goals.
Meet our coaches
Relatable, committed and service-driven
Our coaches offer the relatability of their recent college experience and a proven curriculum of support to help you succeed. Each has committed to serve a term of service as an AmeriCorps member. They bring a passion for educational equity that transfers into personalized support whenever you need it along your college journey.
Browse the coach spotlights below:
What students receive
Your success is our only goal
Through personalized, in-person and tech-connected support, your college coach will help you get into your best-fit school, and break through every milestone to fund your education and complete your degree. Support begins your junior year in high school and follows you until you graduate college at whatever school you choose to attend.
*Specific support may vary moderately by community.
Explore and prepare
HIGH SCHOOL JUNIORS
SAT or ACT test prep
Introduction to the college process
College fit exploration
Paying for college
Select, apply and finance
HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS
Financial aid and scholarship applications
College application and essay prep
College visits and selection
Housing and transportation
Transition to college
Acclimate to campus
Persist through graduation
Navigate complex college systems
Access campus and community resources
Form supportive peer and campus relationships
Adjust to the rigors of the first year
Stay on track academically
Renew financial aid and scholarships
Budget and manage time
Transition to career
Explore internships and jobs
Resume and interview prep