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GEAR UP students can opt in to receive text message reminders about high school and college! Sophomores will receive messages to stay on track in high school and to begin preparing for college. Seniors will receive text message reminders about financial aid opportunities and college deadlines.


Student and Parent Surveys

The Year 4 Student and Parent Surveys are now open.

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Want to be a GEAR UP HERO?

HEROs help build a stronger college-going culture in their schools and communities. College changes lives. By helping your classmates pursue their dreams, you’re giving them a brighter future and creating a better West Virginia! Plus, you’ll be building your own leadership skills and beefing up your resume while you do it.

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GEAR UP U 2018

We are excited to announce that GEAR UP U 2018 will be held on the beautiful campus of Marshall University! The event will take place June 27-30, 2018.

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