New University HS Program Guides Seniors To 100 Percent College Acceptance

Principal Kendra Strange at University High School established a college readiness team to help seniors apply for college and scholarships, which resulted in 100 percent acceptance rate for students this year! A total of 339 seniors were accepted to college this year, which is a vast improvement from data that suggests in the past, less than 50 percent of graduating students were enrolling in college.

Thanks to programs at University High like AVID and Project Link, the students were well equipped with the knowledge and skills to apply for college, fill out financial aid forms and look at what majors they wanted to pursue in their post-secondary career.

Full Waco Trib article here.