Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs (GEAR UP) New Mexico is a seven-year initiative funded by the U.S. Department of Education in 17 states across the country. GEAR UP New Mexico, a division of the New Mexico Higher Education Department, is at work in 11 school districts. To learn more about GEAR UP New Mexico click here.
Seniors, here is a good way to prepare for your college experience. Take time each month to review some of these tasks and get the help you need to accomplish them from your high school counselors, your parents and the GEAR UP New Mexico staff. To learn more click here.
Parents play an enormous role in their children’s education and in their pursuit of a college dream. We hope you find some resources on this page that will provide you with the support you need to keep your child’s eye on the college degree prize. To learn more click here.
Find out the latest college readiness strategies here. GEAR UP New Mexico schools have plenty to report on all their great accomplishments. Click here for news and events.
The GEAR UP New Mexico College Resources pages will help you find information about college applications, finances and academic support services. There are plenty of organizations and helpful tips you will find if you click here for more information.
GEAR UP New Mexico works closely with all of the state’s colleges and universities, including tribal colleges and community colleges. The collaboration ensures that every student in the GEAR UP New Mexico program has access and opportunities to find the post-secondary options best suited towards their career goals. See below a list of the 33 universities, colleges and community colleges. To find the college your are interested in click here.
GEAR Up New Mexico staff me members have a range of expertise in education. We are always available to help you manage the complex world of college readiness. If you would like to contact our staff click here.