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College Access

College Connect students from the Black Arts Movement course pose for a group photo at the graduation event in the summer 2017

Our Mission

College Access aims to broaden the college pipeline and degree attainment of first-generation students, low-income students and students of color from Chicago high schools.

Our Focus

College Access programming serves Chicago area students from public and Catholic K-12 schools, focusing primarily on high school students. Throughout the academic year we offer:
We also partner with CPS’ International Baccalaureate (IB)​ programs in many neighborhood elementary and high schools.

For more information, contact:
College Access
DePaul Welcome Center
2400 N. Sheffield Ave.
Chicago, IL 60614
(773) 325-3082 |