UChicago Empower meeting goal of removing barriers to college access

Initiative to expand with new program increasing access for rural students

Photo courtesy of UChicago ESA Outreach
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UChicago Empower meeting goal of removing barriers to college access
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UChicago Empower meeting goal of removing barriers to college access
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One year after the University of Chicago announced its decision to increase access for a wide range of students through the UChicago Empower Initiative—an enhanced admissions process with increased financial aid and programming—the 2019-20 incoming class reflects record enrollment of students from underrepresented backgrounds.