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Prepping for Fall

Steps to Successfully Start the Semester

Are you a rising senior or college freshman? Learn everything you need to know and actions you can take during the summer to be successful when you begin your first semester at college. We’ll cover topics like financial aid, class registration, scholarship searches, and tips for connecting to on-campus support.

Preparing for Fall part 1

Our 10,000 Degree Fellows share important things that every high school senior and incoming college freshmen should know.

Preparing for Fall part 2

Our 10,000 Degree Fellows tell you everything you need to know to get connected and engaged with your school, start making friends, and find the resources you need when you start college this fall.

For more information, contact:

Vanessa Bishop

Vanessa Bishop
Chief Program Officer
Phone: 415.524.7327
Email: vanessa.bishop (at) 10000degrees.org

Chris Gonzales

Christopher Gonzales
Director, Strategic Growth & School Partnerships
Phone: 707.328.1771
Email: cgonzales (at) 10000degrees.org

Rondell Gibson

Rondell Gibson
Program Director, College Access
Phone: 415.451.4012
Email: rgibson (at) 10000degrees.org

Tania Requenes

Tania Requenes
Program Director, Community College Success
Phone: 415.246.8283
Email: trequenes (at) 10000degrees.org

Karla Santiago

Karla Santiago
Program Director, 4-Year Success & Alumni
Phone: 415.720.9063
Email: ksantiago (at) 10000degrees.org