Welcome TO College MAP - ATL

Thank you for participating in College MAP (Mentoring for Access and Persistence), a multi-year, group-mentoring program with active sites in 34 U.S. cities, including ours!

As part of the program, you will participate in monthly sessions that cover a variety of topics around the college-going process, including:

  • the benefits of going to college
  • exploring different types of colleges and preparing for the SAT and ACT
  • applying to colleges and applying for scholarships and financial aid
  • selecting the right college and major
  • interpreting financial aid packages and preparing for college life
  • sharpening professional skills and financial literacy

Our Atlanta program has supported the journeys of numerous Scholars and Collegians with the help of countless Mentors. Thanks to you, we continue to expand our program and our impact!

Atlanta Program Leaders

Tamieka Davis, Executive Sponsor
Marion Boyd, Access Director
Martha Cordoba, Access Director
Alex Ayala, Access Director

Otis Ricks, Persistence Director
Jahi Villinger, Persistence Director


The College Board
FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)
The College Scorecard
College MAP Brochure
The Common Application

Scholars and Collegians are saying...

“In college the thing you should look forward to the most is the beauty of how people that appear so different can be so much like you on the inside."
- William, Birmingham Collegian