Camp College & College Key Events


College Key is a free workshop for traditionally underrepresented, low income, and first generation high school students. This event is open to 10th and 11th grade high school students and their parents or guardians. The focus of this workshop is to give students information about the college admissions process which includes filling out the college application, financial aid, preparing yourself in high school for college, and much, much more. 

Date: Saturday, February 25, 2017

Where: William Paterson University, Wayne, NJ 

Time:  Check in time: 9 a.m.  End time: 3:00 pm

Breakfast and lunch will be included. Participants will also have the opportunity to take a campus tour of William Paterson University.

To apply please click here: College Key 2017 Application. Deadline was February 7, 2017.

Camp College

Camp College is a free 2-day, overnight program for traditionally underrepresented, low income, first generation college-bound students. This event is open to students going into the 12th grade in September. The focus of this workshop is to introduce students to college life and further the discussion on the college admissions and selection process. Camp College is hosted by a NJ college or university and allows students the opportunity to experience campus-life first hand by staying on-campus overnight. Topics covered during Camp College are the college application, the college essay, recommendation letters, financial aid, and other prominent college admissions topics.

Date:                 August 2-3, 2017
Location:           Caldwell University
Meals are all included along with overnight accommodations at Caldwell University.  Students will have the opportunity to tour the campus of Caldwell University 
Space is available on a first-come, first-served basis.  Please apply as soon as possible in order to secure a spot in the program.
Click here for complete application
For more information, email  Carolyn Ucci, and Carlos Cano at