What to do if you missed out on Utah College Application Week

Missed out on Utah College Application week at your school? Haven’t applied for college yet? Don’t panic! It’s not the end of the world. You still have time to apply for college. And StepUp has the resources to help.   First, decide where you want to apply.     Take some time to research colleges

5 things grades 8-11 can do to prepare for college applications

College can seem like it’s a long way in your future, but there are things you can do now to prepare for applying for colleges during your senior year!   1. Think about your future career.   What are your interests and talents? What subjects do you like best in school? Knowing the answers to

The Early Bird Gets the Worm: College Admissions & Money

By Outreach Officer and Paying for College Expert, Katie Wornek – October 16, 2018     Fall is an exciting season for high school seniors! From Homecoming to holidays, you have a lot to look forward to this time of year. Fall is also a very busy and very important time of year when it

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

What to do if you missed out on Utah College Application Week

Missed out on Utah College Application Week at your school? Haven’t applied for college yet?     Don’t panic! It’s not the end of the world. You still have time to apply for college! And StepUp has the resources to help.      Decide where you want to apply. Take some time to research colleges

What is Utah College Application Week (UCAW)?

  Did you know that for the last several years, Governor Gary Herbert has declared November the official Utah College Application Month? High schools all across the state partner up with StepUp to Higher Education (that’s us!) organize their own “Utah College Application Week” events throughout the month of November.     Ask the experts

College Application Week

Utah College Application Week is almost here!

By Sumiko Martinez @sumiko.martinez High school seniors, are you excited yet? It’s college application season, and that means it’s time to make a lot of important choices. During the month of November, high schools all over the state will be holding Utah College Application Week (UCAW), which is a chance for you to get help