Summer Programs

Rising 11th grade students in MI GEAR UP, within the qualifying schools of Benton Harbor, Eau Claire, Fennville, Hartford and Kalamazoo Central High Schools, will participate in a summer college tour. 

MI GEAR UP students who submit an application and are selected will have the opportunity to tour the northeast region of the United States and visit some of the best colleges and universities in the country. This six-day tour will include a first-hand look of college campuses and the college experience, admissions presentations, and financial information. Summer college tour stops will include cultural enrichment and educational centers such as museums, the theatre and historical sites. 

The 2015 MI GEAR UP College Tour will take place from Sunday, June 14 to Friday, June 19.