“Thanks to CollegePoint I could finally attend my dream school.”

– Frosilda, CollegePoint Student

Stories from students

Maya

Tucson, AZ
Attending Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute in the fall

“CollegePoint was special because it gave me the opportunity to meet with someone close to my age who had recently undergone the same process…”

Keaaokahonua

Hoolehua, HI
Attending Stanford University in the fall

“My mentor always provided me with relevant information about the college admission process. ”

Jeffrey

El Mirage, AZ
Attending Stanford University in the fall

“CollegePoint helped me regain my footing, and I am truly grateful for the help they gave me in chasing my dreams.”

Tammy

Huntington Beach, CA
Attending University of California – Riverside

“I can honestly say that CollegePoint changed my life and led me to where I am and where I will be.”

Jorge

Fishers, IN
Attending the University of Chicago

“College, let alone the college of one’s dreams, is not possible for everyone. Organizations like CollegePoint are working to change that.”

April

Hammond, LA
Attending University of Denver

“My mentors aided me greatly in understanding the college application process while also talking with me about my daily stressors. ”

Delaney

Monroe, OH
Attending Kenyon College

“Jordan helped me through the process, step by step. She sent resources to help me, kept me on top of deadlines, and always answered my questions. ”

Gagan

Yuba City, CA
Attending Princeton University

“I don’t think I would have been able to do any of this without you, or could have gotten into any of the places that I got into without you. ”

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Stories from virtual advisors

Shannon

Stevens Point, WI
University of Virginia

“I would not be who I am or where I am today without my college experience.“

Dani

Ocala, FL
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

“I advise because, I know that the application process can be very confusing to those going through it for the first time.”

Tally

Bloomington, MN
Swarthmore College

“As a CollegePoint Coach, I am fortunate to regularly get to know people from different walks of life across the country.”

Jocelene

Carleton College

“After learning, growing, and experiencing many things, I graduated Carleton College with a degree in Psychology and a concentration in Educational studies!“

Alton

Virginia Beach, VA
Oberlin College

“As a coach, I’ve really enjoyed forming close friendships with my students.“

Michael

Bridgeport, CT

“Bridgeport, CT is home to the largest achievement gap in the country so my interest in education stems from ensuring all low income students have the equal opportunity to academically succeed.“

Erika

Bronx, NY
Barnard College

“As a student who comes from a low-income family, I know how difficult and daunting the college application process is.“

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