Rita and John Canning Women's Program at Harper College
Education planning, financial assistance and ongoing support.
Education Planning: Pair up with a Women's Program Specialist. Set your goals. Create your plan. Navigate the college application and registration processes. Get hands-on help every step of the way.
Financial Assistance: Learn how to apply for financial aid. Find out if Women's Program funding is available to you. Discuss on-campus employment and scholarship opportunities.
Ongoing Support: Team up with your Women's Program Specialist. Work together on your plan. Discover college success services. Identify community resources. Build your self-esteem. Reach your goal.
To be eligible, participants need to meet low-income guidelines and at least one of the following criteria:
- Displaced homemaker
- Woman who has experienced domestic violence
- Single parent
- A non-traditional career seeker
- Woman with limited English skills