Gear Up






Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Program (GEAR UP) is a federally funded program designed to to elevate the academic achievement, college attendance, and graduation rates of first-generation, low-income, underrepresented, and underserved students. GEAR UP works in partnership with educational and community institutions to provide students and families with one-on-one and group advising, academic and tutoring support, college and career exploration opportunities, skill building workshops, enrichment programs, college visits, and educational field trips. CSUDH was awarded the GEAR UP Grant in 2011, 2017, and 2018.

For more information about the GEAR UP Program, visit the U.S. Department of Education website.