College Success Workshops

July 29, 2017 - 10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The America's Center // 2nd Floor


The Youth Leadership Summit immerses hundreds of Urban League youth in a college campus setting to give them a glimpse of their bright futures. Through interactive events and activities, participants will learn important skills for success in college, work, and life. The five day summit features a youth town hall, college fair, Legacy of Success Luncheon, historical and cultural tours, and much more! 

Sponsored By

College Success Workshops, featuring: Gwen Thomas, author of, The Parent’s Smart Guide to Sending Your Kids to College Without Going Broke.

Location: America’s Center, 2nd Floor

10:00AM – 11:00AM                        Scholarships & Financial Aid

11:30AM – 12:30PM                         Internships & Study Abroad

2:00PM – 3:00PM                             Scholarships & Financial Aid

Sponsor: FedEx

Participating institutions, to date, include:

ABFF Greenlighters Academy

Boston University
Clark Atlanta University

College Bound-STL
The Ohio State University

Dartmouth College

Drake University

Earlham College

Federal Student Aid —an Office of the U.S. Department of Education

Fontbonne University

Hamilton College

Hannibal-LaGrange University

Harris-Stowe State University

Howard University

Kansas State University

Lincoln Universith

Lindenwood University-Belleville

Lindenwood University-St. Charles

Missouri Southern State University

Morehouse College

Murray State University

Park University

Princeton University

Ranken Technical College

Saint Louis University

Smith College

Southeast Missouri State University

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville

Spelman College

St. Louis College of Pharmacy

St. Louis Community College

State Technical College of Missouri

Truman State University


United States Marine Corps

University of Central Missouri

University of Missouri-St. Louis

Washington University in St. Louis

Webster University

Wellesley College

Western Illinois University

Westminster College