Through its three programmatic components, all focused on increasing San Antonio’s college enrollment, persistence, and completion rates, SAEP provides unique services to San Antonio’s students and families to help them navigate this unfamiliar, and oftentimes unknown, college-going process. Our College Access and Success Advisors are located in 29 San Antonio high schools.
Helping students set and keep short-term and long-term academic, career, and attendance goals by building a collegiate culture
Increasing awareness of career opportunities and assisting with planning of career paths to include increasing student knowledge and awareness of STEM fields for career opportunities in San Antonio.
Increasing awareness of higher education opportunities and assisting with college entry and enrollment.
Increasing awareness by providing information on financial aid resources and literacy, and assisting with applying for financial aid.
Providing guidance and coaching as students transition from high school to college with confidence and success, as well as opportunities for character development, including the essential skills needed to become an effective leader.