100 Males Preparing for a College Education

Contact Information

Felicia R. Bohanon, Director
Office of Precollegiate Program
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL 60115

Phone:  815-753-1867
Fax:  815-752-1868
E-mail:  fbohanon@niu.edu


100 Males Preparing for a College Education supports African American and Latino males as they prepare for college. The program begins with students in middle school and works with them until they graduate from high school. The program is offered in Aurora and Rockford. The program offers after school tutoring, college readiness workshops for participants and parents, mentoring, college visits and cultural enrichment activities. The four week summer program includes academic classes in mathematics, science, writing and literature, as well as sports, and recreational activities.