GEAR UP Students' Hands-On Learning is a Smash @ University of Louisiana Lafayette

GEAR UP students from Lafayette Parish high school get a taste of college - by hurling (and smashing) cantaloupes with trebuchettes.

Mark Your Calendar! Attend the 2018 Capacity-Building Workshop


February 4-7, 2018

Las Vegas, NV

District Leadership Institute

The District Leadership Institute (DLI) is a 10-month program that seeks to maximize the talent and leadership of district leaders serving GEAR UP. Application for 2017-18 DLI now available.

2017 NCCEP/GEAR UP Annual Conference July 16-19, 2017 in San Francisco

NCCEP program spotlight

GEAR UP Alumni Leadership Academy

The GEAR UP Alumni Leadership Academy (GUALA) is a program designed to engage GEAR UP alumni in grassroots advocacy.  The program is funded by The Kresge Foundation.