Striving Towards Educational Prosperity (STEP) is a new Harper College program that’s
all about helping Black students and their families feel welcome and supported in
college. STEP is your guiding hand as you graduate from high school and enter college.
Join us for STEP’s first event of the year:
STEP Into the Future: Empowering Black Excellence in Higher Education
Thursday, October 26 5 to 7 p.m. Building D, Room D-195 Park in Parking Garage
Come meet the STEP team, enjoy refreshments and giveaways, and learn how we can help
you succeed at navigating the college entrance process.
More about STEP
The Striving Toward Educational Prosperity (STEP) Program at Harper College aims to
increase enrollment and access to higher education, particularly for Black students
and their families.
Our goals are:
Empowerment: Provide Black students and families with the tools and information to navigate the
higher education landscape, by making college more accessible.
Education: Offer comprehensive guidance on available academic programs, financial assistance
options, admission processes, and career planning strategies.
Engagement: Foster an inclusive and supportive campus environment that encourages community engagement,
networking, and lifelong learning.
Excellence: Nurture the academic potential of Black students and support students in achieving
their educational goals, leading to a successful and fulfilling future.