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Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs


The GEAR UP program is a federally funded program (U.S.D.E) designed to increase the number of low-income students who are prepared to enter and succeed in postsecondary education.

APEX GEAR UP is unique from other initiatives. This program supports academic achievement of students attending 3rd to 9th grades who are residents of the KCK Public Housing Complexes.