Access Opportunity relies on the generosity of our supporters to fulfill our mission. Their gifts make a world of difference to us – and to our students, families and communities. 

THE NATIONAL COLLEGE ATTAINMENT NETWORK seeks to build, strengthen, and empower communities and stakeholders to close equity gaps in postsecondary attainment for all students. Drawing on the expertise of hundreds of organizational members in every U.S. state, NCAN is dedicated to improving the quality and quantity of support that underrepresented students receive to apply for, enter, and succeed in postsecondary education. Access Opportunity is a proud NCAN member.

CU BOULDER'S RENEE CROWN WELLNESS INSTITUTE is a home for research and practice that is dedicated to the social and emotional wellness of all young people (and the adults who support them). They build networks where teams of researchers, families, teachers, young people, and community members work together as equal partners. Thanks, CU, for helping us develop our Social Emotional Learning Program!

COLORADO OUTWARD BOUND SCHOOL (COBS) is a non-profit educational organization that serves people of all ages and backgrounds through challenging learning expeditions that inspire strength of character, leadership and service to others. Students develop compassion, tenacity, sacrifice, spirit, and curiosity as they support each other in a wilderness environment.

DENVER TEST PREP provides individualized tutoring programs to students in the Denver and Boulder metro areas, specializing in academic coaching, tutoring for K-12 courses, and the following standardized tests: ACT, SAT, HSPT, ISEE, SSAT, GRE, and LSAT. Thanks DTP for providing our students with effective and personalized ACT test tutoring for over four years!


Access Opportunity works closely with partners in the greater Denver Metro area to support our students and

provide them all of the chances to be successful in their college search, college application process, and college experience.

THE UNIVERSITY OF DENVER PATHWAYS SCHOLARSHIP PROGRAM is a need-based scholarship awarded to students in the Pioneer Prep Program and select college access programs. Pathways is designed to attract and retain academically talented undergraduate students with significant financial need. Thanks, DU, for providing financial support as well as admissions, financial aid, and outreach events to our students!

COLLEGE ESSAY GUY provides high-quality essay and application support for any student, anywhere. With straightforward tools and guidance that inspire creativity and personal growth, College Essay Guy goes beyond traditional coaching to include free, access-focused programs like College Essay Guy for Schools and the Matchlighters Scholars Program. Thanks, CEG, for providing a wealth of resources to our students!