Collaborative Partnerships

Early College Exploration

The Early College Exploration program seeks to provide students at partner schools with unique, learning opportunities about different aspects of college life from admissions to student life. Innovative and specialized programs are offered to each school and have included interactive panel discussions with a diverse group of BC undergraduates, visits to BC's campus, activities taught by BC professors, and special access to select BC atheletic events.

Partner schools have included:

Russell Elementary School (Boston, MA)

Winthrop Elementary School (Boston, MA)

Trottier Middle School (Southborough, MA)

The Wilson Middle School (Natick, MA)

Prospect Hill Charter Academy (Cambridge, MA)


College Road

College Road is a unique four year transitional program that empowers the young women and men of Saint Joseph Prepartory High School to envision themselves thriving in college and beyond.  Through participation in College Road, students and their families will be introduced to strategic ways to review and assess a variety of pathways to college.  They will also learn more about the critical need to develop key skills necessary to navigate the college process successfully.   


Contact Us

If you would like to pursue a partnership with us or want more information, please contact us at urbanoutreach@bc.edu or one of the UOI staff members.