College Possible Minnesota is coaching low-income students to and through college. Dedicated AmeriCorps members serve as guides, coaching students on their path to college graduation. We are proud to be serving more than 2,500 high school students attending 56 high schools across the state, and 5,500 college students on 249 campuses across the country.
College Possible was founded in Minnesota in 2000 to ensure that every child’s future is determined solely by their talent, motivation and effort. Since our founding, 99% of College Possible students have earned admission to college, and they are four times more likely to graduate from college than their low-income peers. Visit our Results page to learn more about College Possible Minnesota.
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When Cha Lor was looking for a project to complete his Eagle Scout award, he knew he wanted to give back to an organization that was important to him. “I started thinking about donating to something I was really passionate about,” says Cha. “Since [College Possible] affected my life, I chose it to be my partner […]
College Possible Minnesota is working with Wallin Education Partners to provide financial support and comprehensive advising to 134 College Possible students beginning college this fall. The scholarship of up to $4,000 for four years will bridge the financial gap that these students must fill to attend college. “These scholarships add up to more than $2 […]
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“Knowing that I always enjoyed school really pushed me through. I also want to do what I can to be a role model for my kids.”
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“Making it through college, a step that people think is impossible for students with backgrounds like mine, is the most amazing thing.”