The University runs several programs that help Chicago Public Schools students prepare for college and succeed once they’re enrolled.
The Chicago Public Schools College Bridge Program provides for-credit courses to high-achieving Chicago public school juniors and seniors at no cost.
Collegiate Scholars Program
The three-year Collegiate Scholars Program offers college-level classes and enrichment seminars free of charge to high-achieving students in Chicago public high schools.
Office of Special Programs/College Prep
The Office of Special Programs/College Prep provides educational enrichment and college-prep classes for South Side students in grades 6 through 12.
For more information about the University’s efforts to improve K-12 education and prepare students for college, see our Community Programs Directory.