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Gear Up

NJ GEAR UP State Project Programs

The following programs are sponsored by the GEAR UP grant administered by the Office of the Secretary of Higher Education.
GOALS GEAR UP Program Atlantic City and Pleasantville
Stockton University
3711 Atlantic Ave
Atlantic City, NJ 08401

Ms. Destiny TalleyDirector
609-761-1206
609 626-5541
Destiny.Talley@stockton.edu

Stockton University

Target Schools

  • Dr. MLK Jr School Complex
  • New York Avenue School
  • Pleasantville MS
  • Sovereign Avenue School
  • Uptown School Complex
  • Atlantic City HS
  • Pleasantville HS
C.H.A.M.P./GEAR UP
Rowan University
200 N. Broadway
Camden, NJ 08102

Ms. Winona Wigfall, Director
856-361–2920
856-361–2932
wigfall@rowan.edu

Rowan University

Target Schools

  • Big Picture Learning  Academy
  • Camden’s Promise Charter School
  • Coopers Poynt Family School
  • Octavius V. Catto Family School
  • R.T. Cream Early Childhood Center
  • Ulysses S. Wiggins Family School
  • Camden Academy Charter HS
  • Brimm Medical Arts HS
  • Camden HS
  • The Creative Arts/Morgan Village Academy
  • MetEast HS
  • Woodrow Wilson HS
College Bound/GEAR UP
New Jersey City University
2039 Kennedy Blvd.
Jersey City, NJ 07305

Mr. Nelson Rodriguez, Director
201-200-2347
201-200-2348
nrodriguz12@njcu.edu

New Jersey City University

Target Schools

  • Mahatma K. Gandhi Elementary School PS #23
  • Chaplin Charles Watters Elementary School PS #24
  • James F. Murray Elementary School PS #38
  • Ezra L. Nolan Elementary School PS #40
  • Martin Center for the Arts PS #41
  • Henry Snyder HS
  • Lincoln HS
  • University Academy Charter HS
Consortium for Pre-College Education in
Greater Newark/GEAR UP

New Jersey Institute of Technology
University Heights
Newark, NJ 07102-1982

Mr. Ozzie Williams, Director
973-596-3684
973-642-4195
ozzie.williams@njit.edu

New Jersey Institute of Technology

Target Schools

  • Belmont Runyon School
  • Hawkins Street School
  • Lafayette Street School
  • Rafael Hernandez School
  • Ridge Street School
  • Sussex Avenue School
  • Wilson Avenue School
  • Barringer HS
  • Central HS
  • East Side HS
  • Weequahic HS
College Bound SMT/GEAR UP
Passaic County Community College
One College Blvd.
Paterson, NJ 07505

Ms. Dawn Brunson, Director
973-684-5201
973-279-9327
DBrunson@pccc.nj.us

Passaic County Community College

Target Schools

  • Alexander Hamilton
  • PS #2 ES
  • PS #10 ES
  • Garret Morgan Academy
  • Great Falls Academy
  • Harp Academy
  • Panther Academy
  • East Side HS
    • School of Information Technology
    • School of Culinary Arts, Hospitality & Tourism
    • School of Government Public Administration
  • Harp Academy
  • J. F. Kennedy HS
    • School of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics)
    • School of Education & Training
    • School of Business Technology
    • School of Architecture & Construction Trades
  • International HS
    • Transportation & Engineering
SCC and PGCP GEAR UP for Success Program
Salem Community College
460 Hollywood Avenue
Carneys Point, NJ 08069

Mr. Stacy Brown, Director
856-299-2100 Ext. 2690
sbrownr@salemcc.edu

Salem Community College

Target Schools

  • Penns Grove Middle School
  • Penns Grove High School

Last Updated: Wednesday, 02/09/22