I Am a Promise Student
Make your college dreams a reality with the Gateway Promise program! Through the Gateway Promise program, eligible students attend Gateway tuition-free. The Promise program helps fill the gap between financial aid and the cost of Gateway’s tuition and fees for students who meet certain eligibility requirements. Promise students also receive additional support, like one-on-one coaching and a summer bridge program, to help them meet their graduation goals. Ready to apply? Let us help. Come to a Promise Application workshop.
students currently participating in the Gateway Promise program
coaching for Promise students
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Benefits of the Gateway Promise Program
- The Gateway Promise helps make college affordable by filling the gap between financial aid and cost of tuition. Learn more about the program and eligibility in our FAQ.
- Our team of Student Services experts will help you through the application process. Check out the Getting Started Timeline for details.
- You’ll get off to a great start with the Promise Summer Bridge program preparing you for success at Gateway
- Receive one-on-one support from a Gateway Promise coordinator in addition to individualized support from our friendly Student Services and Learning Success teams -- they’re here to assist you on your path to success.
Applying to Gateway is easy and only takes about 15 minutes, but there are a few things you’ll need to make the process as smooth as possible:
Non-refundable application fee
Your preferred start term
Your desired program of study