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We’re building a brighter future for all Milwaukee students

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About College Possible Milwaukee

Since its founding in 2008, College Possible Milwaukee has empowered more than 4,180* scholars from under-resourced communities on their path to a college degree. Our pioneering model matches eligible scholars with near-peer coaches and an evidence-based curriculum designed to help them overcome the most common barriers to getting into college and completing their degree — all at no cost to scholars or their families.

Through our partnerships with area high schools and college institutions we are advancing college equity for the greater Milwaukee community.

*Fiscal year 2022

College Possible Milwaukee student demographics

In the 2021-2022 school year, College Possible Milwaukee served:

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students of color
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first-generation college students
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average household income

College access and success programs offered in Milwaukee

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Flagship

Our primary, site-based college access and success program. Eligible scholars receive at least six years of near-peer coaching support to navigate and overcome the most common barriers to getting into and through college.

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Navigate

Customized college partnerships to match, recruit, and support the college persistence and degree completion of College Possible scholars on partner campuses.

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Career Pathways

Leveraging corporate partnerships to support the career pathways of College Possible scholars by matching them to training and internship opportunities, professional mentors, and providing tools, resources, and support for entry into the workforce.

Partner schools

College Possible Milwaukee is currently serving students in the following schools. Explore your student’s eligibility or apply

ALL UPCOMING EVENTS

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Our impact

See how we’re making an impact with Milwaukee students – view our annual Impact Report
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CONTACT INFORMATION

College Possible Milwaukee
1515 N. Rivercenter Drive, Suite 105
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53212

Phone: 414-220-9450
Fax: 414-220-9451
Email: MKEInfo@CollegePossible.org

Contact us using our inquiry form

 

PARTNER WITH US

To explore how a College Possible Milwaukee partnership can empower your scholars, contact our program team at MKEinfo@CollegePossible.org to schedule an informational meeting.

 

MAKE A DONATION

Your financial support helps us continue to expand our coaching and support throughout Milwaukee at no cost to enrolled scholars or their families. To make a donation, or to explore a broader funding partnership, visit CollegePossible.org/DonateMKE.

 

AMERICORPS: SERVE WITH US

If you know a current college scholar or recent college grad interested in making a meaningful difference in the lives of youth, encourage them to explore a life-changing year of service as an AmeriCorps college coach at CollegePossible.org/Serve.

 

STUDENTS: GET COLLEGE COACHING

If you know an eligible scholar who dreams of earning a college degree and would like free support to find their best-fit colleges, build strong college applications, finance their education, and persist through graduation, refer them to CollegePossible.org/Apply.

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