TOUR 2018

March 23 - 29, 2018

All kids deserve the opportunity to discover who they are and what they can achieve, under the guidance of caring adults who believe in their potential.


In 2012 the YMCA College Tour program was developed to help students in the 8-11th grade to learn more about attending college and what steps need to be taken for college acceptance. Over the past 6 years, the program has expanded to serve 400 students overall. The program involves students touring over 8 college or university campuses of different sizes, academic focuses and campus life.


Y Tour Colleges/Universities:

- Broward College
- Dillard University
- Florida A&M University
- Florida State University
- Louisiana State University
- Tuskegee University
- Xavier University
- University of Florida


Tour Goals:
The goals of the program are to motivate students to pursue post-secondary education, assist them with planning and decision making related to their educational future and introduce students to various types of college campuses to expand their knowledge of college admissions procedures.


Students Will:
45 students grades 8-11th will explore eight campuses throughout Florida, Alabama, and Lousiana.

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Includes charter bus transportation, hotel accommodations, t-shirt, bag, tour journal and amusement park entry.
YMCA Members: $350
Non-YMCA Member: $425