Texas GEAR UP is raising undeserved students’ aspirations—empowering them by providing the tools they need to succeed in college and career. With federally-granted funds, the project serves the same students from 7th-12th grade, using early intervention to build college awareness and readiness.
Services offered by Texas GEAR UP include:
- Academic planning
- Financial aid information
- College application support
- Family engagement
Texas GEAR UP helps create a complete college-going culture by involving families and community members in the efforts to provide support to students. Ultimately, Texas GEAR UP helps build stronger communities by building a stronger generation of students. Lives are being changed for the better—and futures are being made brighter for everyone.