Alumni Program

The mission of the Urban Prep Alumni Affairs Department is to provide a support system to Urban Prep alumni that culminates in the students’ success in college.

To support this mission, the department has designed the UP To and Through College Program. This program is a year-by-year plan that addresses the different challenges that students face between their final year of high school and their college graduation.

Urban Prep C.A.R.E.S. for and supports its alumni students in the following ways:

Career Guidance

Hold career services workshops
Edit resumes and cover letters

Academic Support

Follow up on academic progress
Identify campus resources (i.e. academic advising and tutoring centers)

Resource Counsel

Help identify scholarship, grant and loan opportunities
Point students toward extracurricular activities, study abroad and other opportunities

Emotional & Social Support

Communicate regularly with students via phone, email, social networking and campus visits
Offer general advice and tips throughout the college experience

Information for Alumni


Freshman, Sophomores, Juniors or Seniors with at least a 2.8 GPA and a career interest in Engineering, Business, Computer Science, Healthcare or IT.

Apply online TODAY at as opportunities are filling fast!

Contact National Recruiter Eileen Williamson


Receive $14,000 from Golden Apple to help pay for college!

Must be a college sophomore & attending an Illinois university
Pathway Scholars Program:

Contact Troy Boyd or Adam Welton for details.

Schools attended by Alumni

Urban Prep graduates have enrolled in the following colleges and universities:

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