GEAR UP for College is a 4-week summer program that allows OUSD high school students to enroll in a college course. The program includes transportation, meals, textbooks, school supplies, orientation, and academic support - all completely free to you!
This Summer’s Program Dates
June 15th- July 9th, Mondays through Thursdays
El Camino and Oceanside High 9th-12th grade students are welcome to apply now. The online application takes about 15-20 minutes. Apply now to get started.
Register to Attend the Graduation Ceremony
Learn more about the GEAR UP for College Summer Program
- To apply, please complete the online application above and submit. Admissions are rolling, and students who apply now will receive priority.
- Accepted students must attend the entire program (all 16 days) AND the orientation event on Tuesday, June 1st from 4-6:30PM
- Accepted students must complete a MiraCosta College application and Concurrent Enrollment form, in addition to any OUSD releases/waivers, before the program begins. More information will be provided for accepted students.
- MiraCosta –Jodi Mulhall
- Oceanside High School - Ms. Foreman
- El Camino High School - Ms. Degrafft
The GEAR UP for College Program is a service of the Department of Student Equity. For general inquiries about all Student Equity programs and services, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or call our main office at 760.757.2121 x6900.