Program Overview

GEAR UP Hawai‘i seeks to increase the number of low-income students who enter into and succeed in college by increasing their awareness of, preparedness for, and enrollment in postsecondary education. Within that goal are four objectives:

  1. Support Academic Preparation of Students
  2. Explore Dual Credit Options
  3. Increase College Access and Financial Aid Information
  4. Support College Enrollment and First Year in College