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  • Students Rising Above's estimated annual revenue is currently $15M per year.(i)
  • Students Rising Above's estimated revenue per employee is $59,761

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  • Students Rising Above has 251 Employees.(i)
  • Students Rising Above grew their employee count by 43% last year.
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Students Rising Above (SRA) helps extraordinary, low-income Bay Area high school students who are overcoming tremendous odds of poverty, homelessness, and neglect, to fulfill their dream of a college education. Nearly 100% are the first in their families to attend college; 75% live below the poverty line; 67% are either in the foster care system or are not living at home; 50% have no functioning parent; 40% are currently, or have been homeless; 35% were abandoned; 25% are raising siblings. SRA provides one-on-one mentoring and advising, financial support, access to health insurance and medical and dental care, academic guidance, and a comprehensive college prep curriculum that helps students determine which schools to apply to, how to file for financial aid and scholarships, and how to transition to the social and academic rigors of college life. 90% of our students graduate from college which is nearly 3 times the national average for low-income, first gen students. Our College2Careers Hub provides personalized assistance for college admissions, college success, and career development questions. We've taken our 17 years of hands-on experience and made it available online to students who are not currently in our program. With the help of Online Advisors, first generation students have all they need at their fingertips to succeed in college and beyond. SRA also provides students with summer internships so that they can gain hands-on professional work experience in their field of interest. Students are connected to the SRA community network of individuals and employers who are able to help our students advance their professional goals. Our students represent the rich cultural diversity of the Bay Area and they are breaking the cycle of poverty as the next generation of employees and leaders who are accelerating positive change in our communities.



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Students Rising Above News

2022-04-19 - Who Student-Loan Forgiveness Really Helps

And inflation, which has risen sharply, is eroding everyone's debt burden. ... and that interest has remained above pre-pandemic trends.

2022-04-17 - Oceanside Students Honored At April Rising Star Program: RECAP

The Oceanside Chamber Of Commerce Rising Star event for April recognized three high school seniors for rising above adversity.

2022-03-30 - Twin Sisters Support Each Other Through Tough Times

LEARN MORE: Students Rising Above. But by the time Afshan and Uzma were teenagers, their father's violent behavior made home unsafe for the...

2019-08-31 - JNU polls: A story of people rising above classes

The JNUSU poll is a story about individuals who are rising above their ... JNU students judge a candidate only on the basis of debate, ...

2019-08-26 - Student Who Turned Her Academic Career Around Now ...

LEARN MORE: Students Rising Above. Hina's parents split up when she was small. Her mom moved out and suddenly her dad was a single ...

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