Freshmen Resources

Here are some resouces for freshmen please follow the links for more information.

Freshmen Programs

The University of Wisconsin-Madison is pleased to announce that applications are being accepted for the College Access Program(CAP) for the summer of 2017. It is a three week summer residential program open to first generation college students or students with limited/low income. Please click the link below for more information:


The University of Chicago Collegiate Scholars Program was founded in 2003 as a three-year program that aims to prepare talented Chicago Public Schools students in grades 10-12 for admission and success at the nation’s top colleges and universities.

  • Applications received from over 95 Chicago Public High Schools
  • Students apply during ninth grade 
  • Students begin program during summer after ninth grade
  • Students participate in the program until they graduate high school

If you want to read more about the program go to the link below:

The application deadline is February 11, 2018.  Click the link below to apply: