Get to College

Get to College

100% of seniors in our mentoring program graduate high school and are accepted to college. We intend to continue our record by guiding girls through the college application process with proper tools and resources, and getting them accepted into the schools of their dreams.

Twice a year, Girls Write Now hosts a free College Bound workshop series and seminar, open to all NYC high school girls, to guide them on the road to college:

  • Fall College Informational Seminar : This fall, get closer to the college of your dreams! Learn about applying to college from admissions officers, get an in depth guide on how to pay for college, receive professional advice on writing an effectual essayin your own voice and style, and talk to current college students about what college life is really like! Parents, guardians, mentors, and educators are welcome. Learn more
  • Summer Resume & College Essay Writing Workshops: Brainstorm, draft, and refine your unique story to wow college admissions officers and prospective employers. Our free college essay and and resume writing workshops offer one-to-one advising and peer editing sessions that will help you find your voice and set you on the path to college. Workshops run June-July.



College Bound Seminar

Mark your calendar Saturday, November 8, 11am – 3:30pm at The New School 66 W. 12th Street New York, NY This fall you can: Learn about applying to college from admissions officers Prepare to apply for financial aid and scholarships Get expert advice on how to craft a great college essay in your own voice