Title IV + More Podcast: Episode 11 Transcript

This is the transcript for Episode 11 (January 25, 2018) of the “Title IV + More Podcast for Utah Counselors and Educators” from Katie Wornek, Jacob Newman, and Bryan Lee at StepUp to Higher Education Utah. Listen to the “Title IV + More Podcast for Counselors and Educators” on iTunes Listen to the “Title IV

StepUp Spotlight: Meet our new College Access Manager, Lais Martinez

Hey! My name is Lais Martinez and I am the new College Access Coordinator for StepUP. I am passionate about making applying and getting to college easier for all Utah students. When I am not talking with students about getting ready for college, you can find me, watching my favorite movies on repeat (Selena, Stand

6 Ways To Finish Your School Year Strong

By Katie Wornek, Outreach Officer and Financial Aid Expert – January 23, 2018 2018 is here and that means the school year is nearly half over! Here are some expert tips for keeping your momentum in the months leading up to summer break and finishing your school year out strong… 1. Plan ahead From homework

Seniors—Applying for the Regents’ Scholarship? Read this!

We’re now more than halfway through the year which means, for the class of 2018, your time in high school is almost over! But don’t celebrate quite yet. There are still a few more things you need to do before graduation, including, if you’ve been preparing for it, applying for the Regents’ Scholarship. The final

New Year’s (College) Resolutions

By Erika Norton – StepUp Scholars Program Manager – 1.18.2018 Have you already set your New Year’s Resolutions for 2018? If not, it’s never too late to set goals for yourself (especially when it comes to your education and future). It might be hard to know where to get started, but we’ve simplified it down

Title IV + More Podcast: Episode 10 Transcript

This is the transcript for Episode 10 (January 11, 2018) of the “Title IV + More Podcast for Utah Counselors and Educators” from Katie Wornek, Jacob Newman, and Bryan Lee at StepUp to Higher Education Utah. Listen to the “Title IV + More Podcast for Counselors and Educators” on iTunes Listen to the “Title IV

Title IV + More Podcast: Episode 9 Transcript

This is the transcript for Episode  (January 11, 2018) of the “Title IV + More Podcast for Utah Counselors and Educators” from Katie Wornek, Jacob Newman, and Bryan Lee at StepUp to Higher Education Utah. Listen to the “Title IV + More Podcast for Counselors and Educators” on iTunes Listen to the “Title IV +

Scholarships for Undocumented Students from the U’s Dream Center

Dear Dreamers and Allies, The Dream Center wishes each and every one of you a Happy New Year! Below, please find a list of scholarship opportunities for undocumented students (with and without DACA) with deadlines in January and February. The Clark and Christine Ivory Dream Access Scholarship Deadline: January 14, 2018 Requirements: The Clark and

Honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

By Katie Wornek – StepUp Outreach Officer and Paying For College Expert – 1.11.2018     This Monday is Martin Luther King Jr. Day – a federal holiday officially established in 1986 to commemorate Dr. King’s birthday and celebrate his life’s work. Dr. King valued learning in his own life (he received his Ph.D. from

It’s Not Too Late To Apply For Financial Aid!

  By Jacob Newman – StepUp Outreach Officer and Paying For College Expert – 1.3.2018     The New Year is here! This time of year, many people decide to make resolutions. If you’re a senior in high school (or a current college student), it’s not too late to make a resolution to file your