Foothill College Early College Promise

  • State: California
  • Coverage: Los Altos Hills
  • Status: Active
  • Institution Type: 2 - year
  • Funding: last dollar plus
  • Year(s): 2017
  • Funding Source: public-private
  • Matriculation Age: current highschool students
  • Semester(s) Covered: more than four semesters

School(s): Foothill College

The Foothill College Early College Promise aims to put underrepresented students through their first two years of college at no cost while they are still in high school. It allows high school AVID students at Mountain View, Los Altos, Alta Vista and Palo Alto High Schools to take courses for college credit. Students can attend courses for free, pay no fees, receive required textbooks at no cost and be eligible for transportation passes. The above information is taken from the Program’s website.

Program Links

  • Address:
    12345 El Monte Rd
  • Los Altos, CA 94022
  • United States
  • Email:
  • Phone:
    (650) 949-7777

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