H.S. to College Overview

The experience of entering college is a challenge for low-income students, particularly among first generation college students, who are used to the structure the K-12 system provides. GEAR UP is working with University of Hawai‘i (UH) campuses to ensuring students’ transition from high school to college is successful. Below are the areas of focus that UH campuses are working on for high school to college transition:

- Preparation for College Placement Testing
- High School to College Transition Activities
- Helping Low-Income Student Succeed in their First Year of College