Become Career & College Ready

  • Through our community partnerships, there are a wide variety of community opportunities that we recommend that our students get involved in. These opportunities can help students explore careers, participate on college campuses, and earn valuable experience as they prepare for life after high school. Most of these opportunities are free, and many are available for all age groups. Bookmark this page and check back frequently, as we often get new opportunities every week!

  • Excel Program Ready Day

    • Virtual orientation for Metro State University of Denver specifically for first-time students from area high schools
    • Free! Open to any student who has been accepted to Metro and is considering attending
    • May 1, 2021: 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
    • Click here for more information or to register.

    CU Leeds Business Leadership Program

    • Virtual leadership program from June 21-25 through CU Boulder's Leeds School of Business
    • June 21-25, 2021
    • Aimed at first-generation college students, low-income, and/or students of color -- students will have the opportunity to win a $1,00 scholarship
    • Current juniors (rising seniors) and seniors who plan to attend CU Boulder are welcome to attend
    • No cost to students who are selected
    • Application is due by April 9, 2021
    • Click here for more information or to apply.

    High School Construction Hiring Event

    Statewide Virtual Career Fair