(University of Chicago News Office)

College prep

The Collegiate Scholars program, by the numbers.

High schoolers currently participating in UChicago’s Collegiate Scholars Program, which prepares talented lower-income Chicago Public Schools students for success at top colleges: 107

Years of classes and enrichment activities Collegiate Scholars receive: 3

Percentage of Collegiate Scholars who will be first-generation college students: 57

Percentage accepted to four-year colleges: 100

Percentage who graduate college within six years: 93

Collegiate Scholars alumni since the program started in 2003: 515