Class of 2016

Class of 2016

For the seventh consecutive year, 100% of the seniors from Urban Prep's Englewood, West and Bronzeville campuses have been accepted to four-year colleges and universities. Students from all three campuses, faculty, parents and other special guests (including the cast from “Barbershop: The Next Cut”) celebrated the momentous occasion with an assembly on Tuesday, March 15, 2016.  Seniors from the class of 2016 have been accepted to over 215 colleges and universities, and have amassed over $15 million in scholarships and grants to date including seven prestigious Gates Millennium Scholarships.

For PHOTOS of the event, click here

To READ a letter from Urban Prep's Founder & CEO announcing the 100% achievement, click here

For a SUMMARY of the 100% Announcement and Signing Day events, click here

 For NEWS related to the event, click here

To DONATE to Urban Prep, click here

Below is a list of colleges to which members of the class of 2016 have been accepted.


Academy of Art University
Alabama A&M University
Alabama State University
Albany State University
Albion College
Allen University
Anderson University
Augustana College
Baker College of Flint
Ball State University
Bard College
Bates College
Beloit College
Benedict College
Benedictine University
Bethune-Cookman University
Blackburn College
Bowie State University
Bowling Green State University
Bradley University
Buena Vista University
Butler University
California State University, Los Angeles
Carleton College
Carroll University
Carthage College
Central Michigan University
Central State University
Chowan University
Claremont McKenna College
Clark Atlanta University
Clemson University
Coe College
Colorado State University
Columbia College Chicago
Columbia University
Concordia University
Connecticut College
Cornell University
Creighton University
Dartmouth College
Denison University
DePaul University
DePauw University
Dillard University
Dominican University
Drake University
Earlham College
East-West University
Eastern Illinois University
Eastern Michigan University
Edward Waters College
Emporia State University
Eureka College


Ferris State University
Fisk University
Florida Memorial University
Fordham University
Franklin College of Indiana
Georgetown University
Gettysburg College
Goucher College
Governors State University
Grambling State University
Grand Valley State University
Greenville College
Hampton University
Hawaii Pacific University
Hope College
Howard University
Illinois College
Illinois Institute of Technology
Illinois State University
Illinois Wesleyan University
Indiana State University
Indiana Tech
Indiana University South Bend
Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis
Indiana Wesleyan University
Iowa State University
Iowa Wesleyan College
Jackson State University
Jacksonville University


Kansas State University
Kent State University
Kentucky State University
Kenyon College
Knox College
Lake Forest College
Lane College
Langston University
Lawrence University
Lewis University
Lincoln University
Long Island University, Brooklyn
Louisiana State University
Loyola University Chicago
Luther College
MacMurray College
Marquette University
Mayville State University
McKendree University
Michigan State University
Middlebury College
Miles College
Millikin University
Millsaps College
Mississippi State University
Mississippi Valley State University
Monmouth College
Morehouse College
Morgan State University
Morris College
National Louis University, Chicago
New England College
New Mexico State University
New York Institute of Technology
Norfolk State University
North Carolina A&T State University
North Carolina Wesleyan College
North Central College
North Park University
Northeastern Illinois University
Northern Illinois University
Oakwood University
Oklahoma State University


Philander Smith College
Providence College
Purdue University
Quincy University
Ripon College
Roberts Wesleyan College
Roosevelt University
Rust College
Saint Xavier University
Seattle Pacific University
Sewanee: The University of the South
Shaw University
Southern Illinois University, Carbondale
Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville
Southern University and A&M College
Southern University at New Orleans
Southwest Minnesota State University
St. Ambrose University
St. Cloud State University
St. John's University, Manhattan
Talladega College
Taylor University
Tennessee State University
Texas A&M University, San Antonio
Texas Southern University
The Ohio State University
The University of Akron
The University of Alabama
The University of Arizona
The University of Iowa
The University of Memphis
The University of Tampa
Tougaloo College
Tribeca Flashpoint Media Arts Academy
Trinity Christian College
Triton College
Tufts University
Tuskegee University


University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff
University of Bridgeport
University of California, Berkeley
University of California, Irvine
University of California, Riverside
University of California, Santa Cruz
University of Cincinnati
University of Colorado at Boulder 
University of Dayton
University of Hartford
University of Illinois at Chicago
University of Illinois at Springfield
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
University of Kansas
University of Kentucky
University of Louisville
University of Massachusetts-Boston
University of Miami
University of Michigan
University of Minnesota, Rochester
University of Mississippi
University of Missouri Columbia
University of Nebraska at Lincoln
University of Northern Iowa
University of Oklahoma
University of Pennsylvania
University of Rochester
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
University of Toledo
University of Virginia
University of Wisconsin, Green Bay
University of Wisconsin, Madison
University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
Upper Iowa University
Valparaiso University
Vanderbilt University
Vincennes University
Virginia State University
Virginia Union University
Wabash College
Wartburg College
West Liberty University
West Virginia State University
Western Illinois University
Western Kentucky University
Western Michigan University
Western State Colorado University
Wichita State University
Wilberforce University
Wiley College
William Penn University
Williams College
Wittenberg University
Xavier University of Louisiana
Yale University
Youngstown State University

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