What is College Bound: Grad Lab?

The College Bound: Grad Program is a highly valued, and intensive, college readiness training program for 12th grade girls. Upon being accepted to the program, participants will develop and refine the skills necessary to not only be an incredibly competitive college applicant, but to navigate college life in a confident, informed, and supported way! College Bound: Grad Lab is free of charge and will expose participants to the breadth of major, college, and career opportunities available to cultivate a college-going mindset. This program is designed to support girls in their college-going journey, and provide strong, smart, and bold options and opportunities for every girl to be successful, regardless of circumstance!

Topics include:

  • Personal Statement Training & Revision
  • Building a College List & Application Guidance
  • ACT Preparation & Practice Exams
  • Scholarship & Financial Aid Guidance
  • Individual College Advising & Mentorship
  • …and more!

The College Bound: Grad Lab Program is open to incoming seniors from August-December 2020. Starting January 2021, the program will also be open for 9-11th graders, and topics will include college planning and major exploration, career readiness, mental health, and more! Senior participants may elect to continue into Spring 2021 for ongoing individual academic advising.