Students

I want to be part of GEAR UP

If you are a student at one of our participating schools and are interested in being a part of GEAR UP please print and fill out the application below and turn it in to your school’s counseling center, or contact our office.

Tuition Waiver

The Education Access & Outreach GEAR UP (EAO/GU) Tuition Waiver is offered to outstanding entering undergraduate students planning to attend Weber State University for the 2014-15 academic year. Tuition waivers are awarded on the basis of academic achievement; extra-curricular involvement and/or leadership activities; personal, academic, and career goals; and demonstrated financial need. Receiving a Tuition Waiver is a great honor, and receipients join a select number of students who represent GEAR UP at Weber State University each year. As such, adhering to program requirements and standards is of highest priority.

Eligibility Requirements:
  • Accepted to Weber State University for the 2014-15 academic year
  • Minimum 2.5 high school GPA (cumulative)
  • Legal US citizen or eligible non-citizen (e.g., permanent resident)
  • Full time student for each semester of the 2014-15 academic year
  • Enrolled in Statewide GEAR UP program in high school
  • Completed FAFSA for the 2014-15 academic year
For more information, please contact Andrea Curtis (State GEAR UP Senior Transition Specialist) at andreacurtis@weber.edu or (801)626-8511.

>>Tuition Waiver Application
 

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Contact Info

WSU Davis Campus
2750 N.University Park Blvd.
Layton, Utah 84041-152

Campus Mail Code: 152

801-395-3547

Contact Staff

Services

  • Direct Individualized, Academic Services
  • Tutoring and Mentoring
  • Summer Programs
  • School Clubs/Study Clubs
  • Family Support
  • Test Preparation
    • ACT/SAT
    • PLAN
    • EXPLORE
  • College Visits
  • College/Career Chats
  • Financial Aid (FASFA) Workshops
  • First Year in College Support
  • College Preparedness Workshops
  • Parent/Student Meetings

Stay in Touch

If you are in GEAR UP, join the text group to get relevant messages & stay up to date:

  • Clearfield High - Text "@gearup-chs" to (385)244-4910
  • Layton High - Text "@gearup-lhs" to (385)244-4910
  • Roy High - Text "@gearup-rhs" to (385)244-4910
  • Weber State - Text "@gearup-wsu" to (385)244-4910

                Photo: STAY IN TOUCH!!  If you're in GEAR UP, join the text group to get relevant messages and stay up to date!.* Clearfield High?  Text "@gearup-chs" to 385-244-4910* Layton High? Text "@gearup-lhs" to 385-244-4910* Roy High? Text "@gearup-rhs" to 385-244-4910* Weber State? Text "@gearup-wsu" to 385-244-4910