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GEAR UP offers free, personalized tutoring for its students. Please contact your GEAR UP counselor for more information.



Now Hiring!

Have you thought about making a difference? Apply for GEAR UP's part-time employee positions. We have many available for the upcoming school year in the Nebo, Alpine, Wasatch, Provo, and Salt Lake School Districts including tutors, outreach mentors, and parent specialists. Apply online at


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First-year Students

Attention all GEAR UP first-year students: Join your First-year Specialist, Sarah Killingsworth, at your institution to discuss how you are doing in college and ways to improve. Contact Sarah at (801) 863-5528 or for more information.


Connecting U Day

Connecting U Day at the University of Utah held Saturday, November 15, 2014. Learn how to become and live as a Ute. Get the insider's guide on financial aid and scholarships, classes, what it is like to go to The U of U and more. See your counselor for registration details.



College Application Week

November 10-21,2014

Meet with your GEAR UP counselor and apply for colleges and universities that you want to attend. See your GEAR UP counselor if your school is participating in this exciting event. Is your school not participating? Stop by your counselor's office to get your applications started for college!