College Possible

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Year Founded:
2011
Local Leader / Exec. Director:
Arvin Frazier, III
Main Address:
900 South 74th Plaza
Suite 200
Omaha, NE 68114

What We Do

College Possible makes college admission and success possible for students from low-income backgrounds through an intensive curriculum of coaching and support.

We serve students starting junior year of high school from 9 partner high schools and continue to serve each student through college graduation, enrolled at 71 colleges and universities locally and nationwide.

Partner High Schools:
• Bellevue East High School
• Omaha Benson High School Magnet
• Omaha North High Magnet School
• Omaha Northwest High Magnet School
• Omaha South High Magnet School
• Papillion - La Vista High School
• Ralston High School
• Westside High School

Partner Colleges:
• University of Nebraska at Omaha
• Nebraska Wesleyan
• Wayne State College
• Doane University
• Metro Community College

Interesting Info

Serving nearly 600 students and 1,100 college students from nine partner high schools around the Omaha metro
Students in program report an average annual family income of less than $35,000: 75% are students of color; and 80% are first in their family to attend college
High school juniors raised their ACT score, on average, by 15% and seniors earned nearly $2.3 million in scholarships (2018-19)

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Saturday, January 16th, 2021
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