News & Announcements

CollegeSpring Partners with Teach for America

March 18th, 2013

San Francisco, March 18, 2013 — CollegeSpring and Teach For America are proud to announce a newly formed partnership to improve college access opportunities for high school students from low-income backgrounds. Combined, the impact of these two service-minded organizations will…  Learn more

Sheryl Sandberg mentions CollegeSpring CEO in Lean-In

March 11th, 2013

Recent Coverage – Flip to page 68 of the new, bestselling book by Facebook executive Sheryl Sandberg to read about Garrett and CollegeSpring in a chapter on the importance of mentorship: “Garrett Neiman stopped me after I gave a speech…  Learn more

Leading-Edge College Prep Program Narrows SAT Achievement Gap

March 5th, 2013

San Francisco, CA, March 5, 2013 – Real learning and near-peer support are producing life-changing results for students enrolled in CollegeSpring’s summer and new academic-year programs. CollegeSpring, a nonprofit dedicated to providing college prep tailored specifically to meet the needs…  Learn more

Our Growing Partnership with Alliance College-Ready Public Schools

October 9th, 2012

San Francisco, CA, October 9, 2013 – The staff at CollegeSpring are pleased to announce the second year of our partnership with Alliance College-Ready Public Schools, a charter management organization serving the Los Angeles area. Our relationship with Alliance began…  Learn more

Empact100 Honors CollegeSpring at White House

October 1st, 2012

San Francisco, CA, October 1, 2013 – Today, CollegeSpring announced that it has been named as an honoree on the 2012 Empact100 list by Empact, an organization that focuses on making entrepreneurship a viable career option for everyone around the world….  Learn more

CollegeSpring Helps Boost Low-Income SAT Scores

September 30th, 2012

Recent Coverage – The Western Edition featured CollegeSpring on the front page of this month’s print edition! The Western Edition is a local San Francisco publication dedicated to bridging communication between communities. Read the full article here: CollegeSpring helps boost…  Learn more

EdWeek Blog calls CollegeSpring “Model to Follow”

August 2nd, 2012

Recent Coverage – College Bound, an Education Week blog written by Caralee Adams focused on issues affecting access to higher education, recently featured CollegeSpring: “With the push for college completion, particularly among first-generation students, CollegeSpring may be a model to…  Learn more

Interview with CEO and Co-Founder on NBC Bay Area’s Class Action

March 14th, 2012

Recent Coverage – SAT Prep for Low-Income Students CollegeSpring Co-Founder and CEO Garrett Neiman and CollegeSpring student Mike Salvador interviewed on NBC Bay Area’s Class Action. Mike improved his SAT scores by 390 points! View more NBC Bay Area videos…  Learn more

Meet CollegeSpring!

February 24th, 2012

San Francisco, CA, February 24, 2012 – SEE College Prep is now CollegeSpring

CEO Garrett Neiman Entrepreneur for Social Good

December 2nd, 2011

Recent Coverage – The San Francisco Business Times tells CollegeSpring’s story and holds up Co-Founder and CEO as an example of an entrepreneur with a social focus: “Not all college-aged entrepreneurs want to be the next Mark Zuckerberg. Garrett Neiman,…  Learn more