Become a Part of State GEAR UP

GEAR UP is a federally funded program designed to help students succeed in high school and successfully achieve a college graduation. The program is offered free of charge to eligible students at Clearfield, Layton, and Roy High Schools as well as ninth grade students at Central Davis, Mountain, and Sand Ridge Junior High Schools.

 GEAR UP can:

  • Provide one-on-one assistance to help students plan and prepare for college
  • Enable access to academic coaching to support students' success
  • Support students and families in discovering options for post-secondary education
  • Help navigate college application and enrollment processes
  • Assist students and families to identify and obtain financial aid


If you are interested in your student attending the University of Utah college visit on March 6, 2015, please print out this permission slip and turn it in to your State GEAR UP advisor as soon as possible! For more details, see the itinerary

State GEAR UP participant, Jesus Garcia, recognized! Read all about it in the Davis Clipper article.

Calendar of Events

Check out our Calendar to see what amazing activities will be taking place throughout the year. We have several activities occurring that will be useful to students and their families to take advantage of.

Calendar of Events 2014-2015

Feb. 23 FAFSA Completion Night 5:00 PM - 7:30 PM at LHS
Feb. 21 & 28 ACT Prep 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM at WSU Davis
Feb. 28 FAFSA Completion Workshop 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM at WSU Davis
Mar. 6 U of U/Westminster College Visits Grades 9-12
Mar. 12 LIA Conference  At Weber State University
April 15 Utah State College Visit Grades 10-12
At Utah State University
 Visit our State GEAR UP Facebook page!