What is College Access?

Our Mission

to ensure every motivated and talented individual has the opportunity to pursue a college education and achieve their fullest potential

The Vision

to create a future where higher education is accessible to all, regardless of socioeconomic background. We envision a society where every talented individual has the opportunity to pursue their passions, develop their potential and make a positive impact in the world.

About Our Program

At Montgomery County Educational Service Center, we believe education is the key to unlocking opportunities and transforming lives. We strive to provide comprehensive support, guidance and resources to students from underrepresented backgrounds, helping them navigate the complex college application process and overcome the challenges they face.

Our commitment extends beyond simply getting students into college. We are dedicated to fostering a culture of success by equipping students with the necessary tools and skills to thrive academically, personally and professionally. Through mentorship, workshops, and enrichment programs, we empower our students to develop their talents, build confidence and become leaders in their communities.

We prioritize inclusivity and diversity, recognizing that every student has unique strengths and perspectives to contribute. We work to eliminate financial, cultural and systemic barriers that often hinder college access. By partnering with schools, families and community organizations, we create a supportive network that champions students' dreams and aspirations.

Together, we can empower future leaders, transform lives and build a more equitable and prosperous future through college access.

Meet your College Access Coordinator

Ashley Overman

Ms. Overman has deep experience in assisting students in Montgomery County as they pursue their post-secondary journies. She will be your ultimate support and resource throughout the college prep and application process.