GET INTO great COLLEGEs.

go debt free.

Please Note

Student applications for Denver and Aurora are now closed for Fall 2022. Application will reopen for Fall 2023 in early 2023.

THE PERFECT FORMULA

Mentors
(People)

Weekly Sessions
(Preparation)

Summer College Experiences
(Possibilities)

WE'LL HELP YOU GET INTO COLLEGE

%

of Minds Matter Colorado graduates get into college

%

of Minds Matter Colorado graduates earn scholarships

%

of our graduates earn acceptance to college with scholarships. 

All through three years of mentoring, after-school programming, and summer college experiences.

CURRENTLY...

Only 1 in 4 Colorado students will go to a four-year college

97% of top jobs in Colorado (that pay a living wage) require education after high school.

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A COLLEGE DEGREE CAN MEAN:

  • longer life expectancy
  • greater job security
  • $1,000,000 or more in earnings over a lifetime

Getting into college shouldn’t be this confusing.

Succeeding in college shouldn’t be this hard.

We can help.

HERE'S WHAT YOU GET

PEOPLE

Two mentors and countless volunteers will support you through the entire college admissions process from 10th through 12th grade.

PREPARATION

Get three years of weekly college-readiness programming, including all the help you need for SATs, financial aid, and applications.

POSSIBILITIES

Go to two summer programs where you’ll get the full on-campus college experience

SUCCESS

Show up. Do the work. Get into college with scholarships. Virtually guaranteed.

Since 2004, we’ve:

  • Helped hundreds of students like you get into college
  • Avoided millions of dollars in student loans for our graduates

GET INTO GREAT COLLEGES. GO DEBT FREE.

Minds Matter Colorado connects driven and determined students (like you!) from low-income families with the people, preparation, and possibilities to succeed in college, create their future, and change the world.

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You don’t have to be confused or overwhelmed.

We’re in your corner.

HOW IT WORKS

Apply to be
a mentee.

Show up.
Do the work.

Head to college
with scholarships.

If you show up and do the work,
your success is virtually guaranteed.