Student & Family

Programs & Services

What We Offer

College Now advisors provide support and resources to middle school students, high school students and adult learners to prepare for and explore educational opportunities after high school, including 2-year and 4-year degree programs and technical/vocational certificate programs. College Now advisors serve 30,000 students each year in more than 185 settings, including schools, our downtown Resource Center, businesses and community settings.

Prepare for College & Career

College Now works with students to put them in the best position possible for whatever postsecondary path they choose.

Find Scholarships

College Now offsets the high cost of college tuition by awarding renewable, need-based scholarships to students across Northeast Ohio.

Apply for Financial Aid

College Now advisors work closely with students and families to help them understand, apply for and secure financial aid to make higher education more affordable.

Community-Based Programs

College Now partners with a number of community organizations – both corporate and non-profit – to bring college its college access services to students in the places they frequent outside of school hours.

Educational Pathways

At College Now, advisors are uniquely trained to match individuals of all ages and levels of experience with the educational pathways that make good-paying jobs in in-demand fields attainable.

For Parents & Guardians: Adult Programs

College Now helps adult learners overcome financial barriers to access postsecondary education in the short-term so that they can, in the long-term, achieve financially sustaining careers.