College Access

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High School Program

College Forward believes that everyone who wants to go to college can  go to college.=

We help students choose the school that is the best fit for them, providing guidance throughout the whole process. Students accepted into the program receive:

Opportunities to visit colleges and interact with college students and professors.

Essay workshops and college entrance exam preparation.

Comprehensive information about college and college life.

Guidance on college selection, application, admission, financial assistance, enrollment, and staying in college.

Supported high schools for the 2022-2023 academic year

College Forward Coaches are available on-site at our partner schools in Central Texas. Current high school students who wish to earn a degree are invited to apply if they:

​Are juniors attending one of our supported high school campuses.

Are the first in their family to earn a post-secondary degree or qualify for the federal free/reduced lunch program.

Crockett High School

Connally High School

Del Valle High School

Elgin High School

Hays High School

LBJ High School

Lehman High School

Manor High School

Manor New Tech High School

Navarro High School

Akins HS

Stony Point High School

Travis High School

Weiss High School

2022 College Forward Program Application

Are you a high school junior at one of our partner high schools who qualifies for the free/reduced lunch program or would be the first person in your family to earn a college degree? Are you motivated to earn a certificate or degree after high school? Apply here to join our program!

Resources for College Access

Key resources to help you pursue your interest in college access and completion.

Career Exploration Compass
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Helpful Resources for Career Exploration

There are many things to consider when exploring possible career options, such as which career will fit your interests, personality, strengths, salary expectations, and more. Whether you are just now exploring your options, have a career field in mind, or you already know which career you would like to pursue, these career exploration resources will help guide you forward in learning how to identify and attain your dream career.

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College Application Checklist
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College Application Checklist

When applying to schools, it’s important to stay organized and keep track of your application to each school. Review these common application steps and materials in order to prepare your complete college application, and then download your college application checklist.

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