College Hub

College Hub

Empowering and supporting those who face barriers to higher education so that all students in central Texas have the tools to realize their goals – from application to graduation.

The College Hub is the only place in Austin where all prospective and current college students can receive help in their journey towards a degree. Meet with a college coach, receive on-on-one guidance, complete your financial aid applications – whatever it is you need, we’re here to help you succeed.

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The financial aid application for the 2020-2021 school year opens on October 1, 2019.

Click here to make an appointment with one of our College Hub experts to receive free college coaching, assistance with financial aid applications, and/or information about our college support services.


When it comes to financial aid, we are Austin’s experts. Our bilingual, tax-certified team will help you complete financial aid forms like the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), Texas Application for State Financial Aid (TASFA), and verification paperwork, and we will work to ensure you understand your financial aid package and have a plan to pay for school.

Additionally, come visit us for help as you explore your educational options, navigate the college admissions process, search and apply for scholarships, and map out a path to graduation. We understand that the path to a degree looks different for all students, and we are able to meet you where you are to create a plan for accomplishing your goals.

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In partnership with the Office of the Consulate General of Mexico, the College Hub is excited to be preparing for the 3rd annual Pathways to College Fair on Saturday, October 19. Students who attend the fair will have the opportunity to visit with representatives from more than 20 colleges throughout Texas and the U.S., prepare FASFA or TASFA with our resident experts, and attend a writing workshop focusing on writing essays for college and scholarship applications. RSVP here.


Succeed is designed to provide a clear pathway into and through college for students who may face barriers to completing a college degree. Join Succeed to work with a college coach, receive matched savings for tuition, and access a range of support services as you work toward a degree or certificate.

If you are interested in joining Succeed for the Summer and/or Fall 2019 semester, click here to see if you are eligible.



Free Minds provides adults living on low to moderate incomes with a chance to explore their intellectual potential through a free year-long college course in the humanities taught by some of the best professors in town. With books, tuition, and childcare provided by the program at no cost, Free Minds is a great way to take your first steps into the college classroom.

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College Hub Impact

Learn more about the impact College Hub has within our community, including the number of students served, students’ average GPA and semester completion rates. Read the report.