Be a mentor. Make an impact.
Let’s Get Ready provides free SAT prep, admission counseling, and post-enrollment mentoring to students from low-income backgrounds and first-generation-to-college students to help them get into and graduate from college. Our peer-driven program is administered by volunteer college students, keeping costs low and ensuring outstanding success rates.
Let’s Get Ready envisions a future in which students from all socioeconomic backgrounds have the support they need to attain a college education.
See our volunteer opportunities and paid internships for college students below.
Work with us as a College Student
College Access Coach
As a College Access Coach, you are on the frontlines of educational equity as a tutor, role model, and mentor. Volunteer as an SAT coach to a small group of high school students in your community and guide them as they begin the college application process. College Access Coaches can specialize in either the math or verbal sections of the SAT.
College Access Site Director
As a College Access Site Director, you will recruit and manage volunteer college students who provide SAT preparation and college admissions guidance to high school students. This is a 15-hour per week commitment. College Access Site Directors gain hands-on management experience while helping high school students achieve their college goals.
A Transition Coach works to provide virtual support by text, phone, and email to a cohort of current high school seniors as they apply to college and make the important decision about where to attend school. Our near-peer Transition Coaches build relationships with their students and provide mentorship, encouragement, targeted resources, and help staying on track with the many steps in the college application process.
This is a paid, year-long position that can be done virtually. We are currently recruiting for our 2020-2021 programs.
Success Coaches are dynamic and motivated undergraduate students who provide mentoring and support to 1st and 2nd year college students at one of our campus-based programs or virtually. Success Coaches work directly with students and provide 1:1 peer mentoring to a cohort of students by working to increase access to campus resources and build support for students.
This is a paid, year-long position. Some virtual positions are available. We are currently recruiting for our 2020-2021 programs.