Class of 2013

For the fourth year in a row, 100% of the seniors from Urban Prep's Englewood campus and the inaugural graduating class from Urban Prep's West campus, have all been accepted to four-year colleges and universities. 
 
Students from all three campuses, faculty, parents and other special guests, including Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, celebrated the momentous occasion with an assembly on Thursday, March 28, 2013.  Seniors from the class of 2013 have been accepted to over 120 colleges and universities, and have amassed over $6 million in scholarships and grants. 

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  • To READ the Urban Prep’s Founder & CEO’s letter announcing the 100% achievement, click here.
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Commencement Exercises will be held on June 7, 2013 at the UIC - Forum.  To RSVP for tickets, click here.
Below is a list of colleges to which members of the class of 2013 have been accepted.

Alabama A&M University Montana State University
Arkansas Baptist College Morehouse College
Ashford University Morris College
Augustana College Norfolk State University
Beloit College Northern Illinois University
Benedict College Northern Michigan University
Blackburn College Northern State University
Bluffton University Ohio University
Bowling Green State University Olivet Nazarene University
Bradley University Park University 
Buena Vista University Philander-Smith College
Carthage College Quincy University
Central State University Robert Morris University
Chicago State University Roosevelt University
Clarion University of Pennsylvania Rust College
Clark Atlanta University Saint Xavier University
Columbia College Chicago Seton Hall University
Connecticut College Southern Illinois University - Carbondale
Cornell University Southern Illinois University - Edwardsville
Culver-Stockton College St. John's University
Dartmouth College Stetson University
DePauw University Stillman College
Dillard University Talladega College
Earlham College Tennessee State University
Eastern Illinois University Texas Southern University
Edward Waters College Tiffin University
Emporia State University Tougaloo College
Eureka College Tuskegee University
Ferris State University University of Arkansas PineBluff
Fisk University University of Illinois at Chicago
Florida Memorial University University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Georgetown University University of Kansas
George Williams College University of Kentucky
Goshen College University of Michigan - Flint
Grace College University of Nebraska - Lincoln 
Grand Valley State University University of New Haven 
Hampton University University of Northern Iowa
Harris-Stowe State University University of Notre Dame
Howard University University of Pennsylvania
Illinois College University of Southern Indiana
Illinois State University University of Tampa
Indiana State University University of Wisconsin - Platteville
Indiana University of Pennsylvania University of Wisconsin - Stout
Iowa State University Valparaiso University
Jackson State University Vincennes University
Johnson & Wales University Virginia State University
Kent State University Virginia Union University
Kentucky State University Viterbo University
Kenyon College Wabash College 
Knox College  Wartburg College
Lake Forest College Washington State University
Lane College Western Illinois University
Langston University Western Kentucky University
Lewis University Western Michigan University
Lincoln University, MO Western Oregon University
MacMurray College Wilberforce University
Marian University Wiley College
Miles College Winston-Salem State University
Mississippi State University Wittenberg University
Missouri State University Xavier University of Louisiana
Missouri Western State University  
Monmouth College