College Achievement
Program Extended

CAP Plus Group

CAP+ is designed to help American ethnic first-year students with the transition to college.  This year, 30 first-year students and 15 mentors are participating.  As a participant you will have the opportunity to:

  • Connect with an upper-class mentor on a weekly basis to help you meet your goals and assist with your transition into the college.
  • Expand your support system with your CAP+ Coordinator, mentor, and fellow-first-year participants.
  • Explore topics including time management, college transitions, campus resources, getting involved, managing money, goal setting and more.
  • Utilize online tools to guide you on your path to success.
  • Nurture your interests through campus and community events.
  • Participate in CAP+ social gatherings and events.

For information on CAP+, contact Ieshia Brown at or the Pathways Center at (319) 352-8615.

CAP+ Mentee Application
Mentor Application Form

Returning Mentor Application (PDF)