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Brown University

Contact Information

25 George St
PO Box 1974
Providence, RI 02912 - 1974
(401) 863-2338
Commission AmeriCorps State FY 2011

Executive Summary

The College Advising Corps (CAC) at Brown provides in-school college advising to increase the number of urban, low-income & first-generation students entering & completing higher education. Students at RI schools with a CAC Member are 14 percentage points more likely to attend college than students in similar schools without a CAC adviser. In total, Members annually serve 2000 students in 1+ advising sessions & 500 students in 4+ sessions.

Award Information

Application ID: 11AC125709
CNCS Award Amount:
CNCS Grant Number: 09ACHRI0010001
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