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					The Palomar College GEAR UP Partnership
Program
Grant Years: 2011 – 2018                                                                         1st Year
                                         Academic    Grade Grade Grade Grade Grade Grade Grade
                                                                                                    of
Projected Years at middle school         Year          6     7     8     9     10    11    12
                                                                                                 College
level: 2011- 2014
                                         2011-2012
Projected Years at high school           2012-2013
level: 2013- 2018                        2013-2014
Cohort Model: Class of 2017 and          2014-2015
2018                                     2015-2016
                                         2016-2017
                                         2017-2018
PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

The goal of GEAR UP is to increase the number of students from disadvantaged backgrounds
who complete high school and enroll in and complete their postsecondary education.

ALLOWABLE GEAR UP SERVICES:

      Academic, financial, career, or personal counseling
       including advice on entry or re-entry to secondary or
       postsecondary programs
      Academic tutoring/support in rigorous coursework
      Parent education programs and trainings
      Information on postsecondary education
      Exposure to college campuses
      Information on student financial assistance
      Assistance in completing college admissions and financial aid applications
      Assistance in preparing for college entrance exams
      Workshops for the families of participants

APPLICATION PROCESS:
   Competition is scheduled to open March 2011 with a 30-day turn around.
   Will need a letter of support from each participating school.

                                  www.palomar.edu/gearup

         Calvin One Deer Gavin              Cecilia G. Rocha              Patricia Rodriguez

            GEAR UP Director              GEAR UP Supervisor              GEAR UP Specialist

         760-744-1150 ext. 3679               760-290-2787              760-744-1150 ext. 3678

          onedeer@palomar.edu             crocha@palomar.edu            prodriguez@palomar.edu

				
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