Tag: College Success Arizona

College Success Arizona’s Website Has a New Look

| August 17, 2016
College Success Arizona’s Website Has a New Look

Our organization has changed since 2005, when former Governor Janet Napolitano, met with key education stakeholders to develop what was then the Arizona College Scholarship Foundation.

Since that time, we’ve provided over $15.4 million in scholarships and success services to more than 1,100 Pell Grant Eligible Arizona students, attending Arizona colleges and universities.

In 2014, we became College Success Arizona, to better fit our enhanced mission and vision. When we changed our name, we also debuted the College Success Arizona website. That was a little more than two years ago, and now we’ve expanded again.

With the additional services we provide, we felt it was time for a website refresh. Working with local vendor, Falling Up Media, an enhanced collegesuccessarizona.org was unveiled on July 25th.

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FUSD May newsletter. See more FUSD education stories here

| May 4, 2016
FUSD May newsletter. See more FUSD education stories here

As we congratulate the Graduating Class of 2016, FUSD would like to introduce you to twelve students from our three high schools through their stories and quotes as they are ready to begin their next journey after graduation in May.

This is a small representation of the over 500 amazing graduates this year.

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Closing gaps, increasing college grads, to meet economic, workforce needs

| November 11, 2015
Closing gaps, increasing college grads, to meet economic, workforce needs

A larger percentage of Arizonans with college degrees will help Arizona grow economically by attracting businesses to the state and will help degree holders earn more over their lifetimes, according to College Success Arizona’s policy brief “Advancing the Economy through Attainment: What Arizona Can Learn from States with Higher Education Attainment Goals” released in August 2015.

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College Success Arizona calls for Attainment Goal

| September 2, 2015
College Success Arizona calls for Attainment Goal

By AzCAN Last week, College Success Arizona released the first in a series of nonpartisan and evidence-based policy briefs focused on the value of setting an attainment goal in Arizona. Read the full report HERE

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