Increasing Higher Education Access, Persistence & Graduation Rates
for Underrepresented Students


The Office of Equity in Access will transform lives through the power of higher education.

 

 

Equity in Access Departments

College Access & First Year Transition

We offer underrepresented students additional assistance with access to higher education. Then we help them transition into higher education.

CAFYT Website

Money Management Center

We offer WSU students free financial coaching and free help completing FAFSA. The center also offers resources and help with basic needs.

MMC Website

 

Ogden GEAR UP 

We strive to help students succeed in high school and prepare for college by equipping them with the knowledge, skills, and the desire to aspire higher.  

 

State GEAR UP

We strive to help students succeed in high school and prepare for college by equipping them with the knowledge, skills, and the desire to aspire higher.  

State GEAR UP Website

 

Upward Bound

We provide services and activities for eligible 13- to 18-year-old students, to develop academic skills to gain entry into and graduate from higher education.

Upward Bound Website

 

Veterans Services

We help veteran students with VA eligibility, admissions, registration, paying for education, and resources for veterans and family members.  

Veterans Website

 

Veterans Upward Bound

We help eligible veterans achieve success in schooling beyond high school, including GED attainment for the purpose of entering a postsecondary institution.

VUB Website

 

Men of Color

Men of Color

The Men of Color student organization is focused on creating a space and community on campus where WSU students who identify as men of color can gather, discuss issues related to academic success and career attainment, engage in meaningful activities, tap into important resources on and off-campus, and gain lasting friendships. 

Learn More About MOC

parent engagement

Parent Engagement

Parents and family are a critical component to student success. We will explore and implement strategies to better connect parents with higher education as partners. Parent Engagement provides open opportunities for parents to participate in advisory and planning committees.

 

CONTACT

Cynthia Lynn
Administrative Specialist

 

 E-mail: cynthialynn@weber.edu

 Phone: 801-626-7006

 Location: Student Services

 


Tammy Nguyen, Ph.D. | Executive Director of  Equity in Access | tammynguyen@weber.edu