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Welcome to Get Schooled Detroit! We teamed up with the Detroit College Access Network (DCAN) and the Detroit Mayor’s office to help you on your path to college and finding your first job.

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Get Free 1:1 support with school or finding a job by texting #Detroit to 33-55-77

Free Essay Help For Detroit Students!

Need help with an essay? Whether it's a college app essay, scholarship essay, or a homework assignment, Get Schooled can review it for free!

FAFSA Resources

Learn about the FAFSA, how to complete it, important deadlines, and how to submit your forms.

When Is Your FAFSA Due?

The Federal FAFSA Deadline is June 30, but each state has their own priority deadlines to remember. Check out this list of state deadlines to see when you should have your FAFSA turned in!

Didn’t Get Enough Financial Aid? Ask For A “Change In Circumstances” Form

Didn’t Get Enough Financial Aid? Ask For A “Change In Circumstances” Form

College Application Essay Resources

Ready to write your college application essay? We've got you covered. Check out these resources to help make writing your college admissions essay a breeze.

College Essay Myths

What should I really be writing?

10 Activities to Boost Your College Application

Looking for a way to stand out on your college application? Check out our list of ideas on how to boost your college application.

The Detroit Promise

The Detroit Promise is Detroit high schooler's ticket to free 2-year or 4-year college degree. Learn the requirements, how to qualify, and how to apply.


Learn how to sign up, get fee waivers, prepare for the test, and send your scores to colleges

Study for The SAT

Studying strategies to help you with the SAT

Resources to Stay Healthy

Try out these tips to help you reduce stress, remain calm, and stay healthy.

How to Practice Self-Care When You Return to School

It’s important to remember the time you spend on and with yourself is valuable and essential to your overall well-being.

15 Calming Hobbies for Any Experience Level

This list of calming hobbies can be done by yourself and any can be adjusted to your experience level.

Job Readiness

In collaboration with the Detroit Mayor’s Office and the Detroit College Access network (DCAN), we’re excited to support you in getting ready to succeed in your first job.

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Be Professional

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Career Communication

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Be Smart On The Job

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Digital Literacy

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