GEAR UP Program

Gaining Early Awareness And Readiness For Undergraduate Programs

Program Overview

Savannah State University Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP) is funded to serve 500 students at Beach High School . GEAR UP is unique from other federal pre-college programs because it requires in-kind commitment from local community partners. GEAR UP’s primary partners include Savannah State University, Savannah-Chatham County Public Schools, Parent University, St. Joseph’s/Candler Hospital, Explore Colleges and State Farm.

Program Goals