Category: College Completion

Supporting students through verification: Five tips from Dell Scholars

It’s that time of year again: temperatures are dropping, leaves are changing color. FAFSA season has arrived. This time last year, we saw a surge in the number of students being asked to verify information… Read more »

Tech Toolkit: Helping Low-Income and First-Gen Students Reach Graduation

We’re facing a challenge of national proportions: only 20 percent of low-income college students graduate with a bachelor’s degree within six years. But through the Dell Scholars model, our full-time staff of four offers individualized… Read more »

Video: How Dell Scholars Supports Students to Graduation

Over the past 14 years, Dell Scholars has supported more than 4,300 students from across the nation who have demonstrated the drive to succeed and persist toward achieving a bachelor’s degree. Our success – 75… Read more »

College completion: Preventing fall falter

We’ve had an ongoing national conversation about the problem of summer melt, where low-income high school seniors with college plans in place at graduation fail to matriculate at their chosen college campus come fall. Such… Read more »