When you are the first in your family to attend college, you often aren’t knowledgeable about how to maximize scholarships to pay for college. Sometimes your college dreams might seem unattainable... Read more
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First-generation college students face a greater risk of not attaining their college degrees due to a variety of reasons, including little to no at-home experience to help navigate the academic and... Read more
“I was always afraid, because I knew that college was expensive. When my first child attended college, I did not have any knowledge of the process. It was a traumatic moment for me.” These are the... Read more
This is the second in a series of blogs offering guidance on combating summer melt. High school seniors have many questions to consider before committing to a college on signing day (May 1). But in... Read more
College access and college success are equally essential ingredients in improving the college graduation rate for low-income students. At CAP, we specialize in college success (i.e. supporting... Read more