Our Students and Families
Our mission is to support young people in pursuing the college and career options that fit their goals. KCP is designed to provide students of color and historically underserved students with robust, individual supports that increase their readiness to access college and complete postsecondary credentials. KCP also focuses on aligning systems and policies to reduce common barriers that students face. Our goals are two-fold:
- Increase postsecondary attainment by age 26 of King County Promise served youth to 70 percent, with no gap in attainment rates between prioritized young people and their peers
- K-12 districts, postsecondary institutions, and community-based organizations in King County collaborate to create a cohesive, equity-focused P-16 educational system that supports postsecondary success for young people
Why sign up for King County Promise?
With enhanced advising, support securing financial aid, and a stipend for community and technical college students, King County Promise will support you in earning the credentials you need to pursue your passions. Signing up for Promise is a step towards pursuing your college and career goals.