Genius has no zip code. Our students are the proof.

"It is a big commitment, and to get the full benefit of Minds Matter, you have to fully be here and be present."

–V, Second year mentee and junior at Denver South


At Minds Matter, we look for students who:

  • Are in 9th grade with a 3.25 GPA or higher (unweighted)
  • Maintain a 3.25 GPA or higher (unweighted) while enrolled in Minds Matter (10th-12th grade)
  • Qualify for free/reduced lunch
  • Are committed to pursuing a college education
  • Demonstrate strong academic potential, motivation, maturity, and responsibility