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IMPACT Program

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IMPACT: Inspire Motivate Positive Aspire Confidence Triumph

Application deadline: June 1, 2018

  • The IMPACT program is a college access and support program for underrepresented students interested in attending Century College. The program supports students through fostering skills for academic success and personal growth in college and beyond.  As part of the IMPACT program, students receive:

    • One-on-one support from program coordinators
    • Access and connection to campus resources
    • Support from program peers
    • Leadership opportunities
    • Incentives

Eligibility & Expectations

  • To be eligible, you must meet one or more of the listed qualifications:

    •  Pell Grant-eligible or undocumented student
    •  Student of color
    •  First-generation college student

    You must also graduate from one of these school districts:

    • Saint Paul Public Schools
    • Roseville Area Schools
    • Stillwater Area Public Schools

Participants are expected to attend and participate in the different IMPACT events over their time at Century College. This includes a mandatory kick-off event, attending at least 2 IMPACT seminars (or other academic workshops) over the year, and IMPACT leadership activities. You must also maintain a satisfactory GPA of 2.0 or higher. 

IMPACT Program Checklist


Pa Ku Lee
IMPACT Program Coordinator

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    All participants must meet one or more of the listed qualifications in order to be eligible for services.

    Educational Information

    To be eligible for the IMPACT program, you must graduate from one of these school districts: Saint Paul Public Schools, Roseville Area Schools, or Stillwater Area Public Schools.
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    You must complete the Century College application prior to be accepted to the IMPACT program.

    Please complete the Century College online application

    You must complete the FAFSA or the Minnesota Dream Act to be accepted into the IMPACT program.

    Please complete the FAFSA online or the Minnesota Dream Act

    Program Participation Student Agreement

    I understand that I am participating in the IMPACT Program at Century College. I will actively participate in all program activities and fulfill all requirements of the program. I will conduct myself in a manner consistent with the rules and regulations of Century College, as well as, all applicable federal and state laws during my enrollment at Century College and participation in program activities. I also understand that any violation of Century College's conduct policies or government laws may result in my immediate dismissal from the college and/or IMPACT program. Century College's Processes and Policies can be found online.

    Type in your full name to complete the application and agree to the terms of the Program Participant Student Agreement.
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