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HIGH SCHOOL JUNIORS AND SENIORS

Get free college coaching now!

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. 

Since 2000, College Possible coaches have helped empower more than 80,000 students just like you to fulfill their goal of a college degree. You’ll receive a minimum of six years of free, personalized support and resources designed to help you succeed at every college milestone - - from getting into your best-fit schools, to funding your education and completing your degree. 

 

College Possible is one of the largest college access and success programs in the country.

80,000+

students served since 2000

COLLEGE POSSIBLE STUDENTS ARE

3x

more likely to earn a degree in 6 years than their peers from similar backgrounds

What sets us apart

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Free to students 

Thanks to the generous support of our funders and partners, our coaching is always free to eligible students and their families.

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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.

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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.

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Continuous support

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 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.

*Specific support may vary moderately by community.

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Explore and prepare

HIGH SCHOOL JUNIORS

  • SAT or ACT test prep

  • Introduction to the college process

  • College fit exploration

  • Paying for college

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Select, apply and finance

HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS

  • ​Financial aid and scholarship applications 

  • College application and essay prep

  • College visits and selection 

  • Housing and transportation

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Transition to college

SUMMER BRIDGE

  • Enrollment checklist

  • Class registration

  • Acclimate to campus

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Persist through graduation

COLLEGE YEARS

  • 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

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Transition to career

COLLEGE GRADUATION

  • ​Explore internships and jobs

  • Resume and interview prep

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WHAT STUDENTS ARE SAYING
 
WHERE IS COACHING OFFERED?
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We offer free college coaching at more than 140 partner high schools nationwide, delivered through in-person and tech-connected support.

 

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