Student Stories

May 1, 2014

Ana’s Story

April is one of the busiest months of the year at uAspire. Colleges require students to accept their admissions offers by May 1—but many don’t make financial...

March 7, 2013

Story of Impact – A Parent’s Words

Every day, I am reminded of why uAspire’s work is so important in helping young people reach their dreams of a college...

September 13, 2012

Claudia Sanchez

Learning has always been very important to Claudia. She’s always enjoyed learning, reading, and school, and she would even play school with her neighborhood friends...

September 13, 2012

Manuel Monteiro

Before Manuel started high school, college wasn’t often discussed. But his mother pushed him to do well in school, and Manuel wanted to succeed. Manuel began this...

September 13, 2012

Jasmine Greene

Springfield Central High School, 2010 Temple University, 2014 Jasmine grew up with college as an expectation, but she didn’t really care much about school. That...