Advancing college student success.

The Aspen Institute’s College Excellence Program aims to advance higher education practices and leadership that significantly improve student learning, completion, and employment after college—especially for the growing population of students of color and low-income students on American campuses.

Our Supporters

The Aspen College Excellence Program deeply appreciates our funding partners,
without whom our work would not be possible.

As indicated on the program pages that follow, each partner listed above supports different strands of the Aspen College Excellence Program’s work.
RT @HamiltonCollege: Hamilton joins 100+ colleges and universities to give our nation’s best lower-income talent a seat at top schools. ht…2 days ago 2 0
Nearly 100 American Talent Initiative member representatives & partners met yesterday in DC to discuss strategy for lower-income student recruitment and success at ATI institutions. @IthakaSR @BloombergDotOrg #ActivateTalent https://t.co/jTjrfKHbpm2 days ago 3 2
Former #AspenPrize winner @LakeAreaTech continues to lead the way in #comm_college excellence, featured in @HarvardBiz and @EducationDive for workforce development, learn more: https://t.co/NEatvL8H4w https://t.co/2efPlYBKTj4 days ago 5 5
RT @KenyonCollege: What can elite colleges do to increase opportunity? President @sean_decatur discusses how #KenyonCollege is working to #…7 days ago 5 0
RT @MarionTech: A willingness to take significant risks to advance student success is another key quality for a transformational leader, ac…2 weeks ago 2 0
RT @MarionTech: A deep commitment to student access and success is a sign of a transformational leader, according to @JoshWyner @AspenHighe2 weeks ago 3 0
RT @DanPorterfield: Proud that F&M/Aspen rocked NYC and the Harvard Club at the Kaplan Foundation Gala — Much applause for both our young g…2 weeks ago 2 0
RT @CbusBenJohnson: ICYMI: #OhioState now will cover the full cost of tuition for #Ohio students at any campus who qualify for Pell Grants:…2 weeks ago 2 0
A must-read @TheAtlantic profile of Aspen #PresFellow @LoweryHart and how @amarillocollege is working hard to help low-income students get through school! https://t.co/2zraMgSfYc https://t.co/8QvkOh5pjr3 weeks ago 2 4