Denver Urban Scholars

Data Provided By
Mile High United Way Mile High United Way - MHUW
General Information
Description of AgencyPartners with high poverty, high performing schools to unlock the potential of students facing added challenges by creating individual pathways to college and career. Mentors are available at the following schools:
- Venture Prep
- Kipp Collegiate High School
- Kipp Sunshine Peak Academy
- La Academia at Denver Inner City Parish
- Denver School of Science and Technology
- STRIVE Prep-Westwood
- STRIVE Prep-Sunnyside
- STRIVE Prep-Excel
MissionTo unlock the potential of students by creating individual pathways to college and career.
HistorySince 1995, Denver Urban Scholars has been dedicated to helping metro Denver students with the greatest need graduate high school and enter higher education with a meaningful life plan for success.
LocationDenver County
Geographic AreaDenver County
Intake ProcedureApply online or call for more information.
Agency TypeNonprofit
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
EligibilityMentors must be 21 years of age and older, college degree preferred but not required. All mentors must pass fingerprint, background, and driving record checks.
Hours of OperationMonday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Contact Information
Contact's NameMargo Archey
Contact's PositionDirector of Corporate and Community Engagement
Contact's Phone(303) 355-1700
Physical Site Address 13532 Franklin St
Physical Site Address 2Ste T
Physical Site City, State, ZipDenver, CO 80205
Main Phone(303) 355-1700
Web Address
Director Information
Director's NamePatrick Byrne
Director's PositionExecutive Director
Director's Phone(303) 564-8933
Additional Information
Date Agency Entered09/13/06
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: Denver Urban Scholars
Affiliated Programs: Denver Urban Scholars
Affiliated Services: Mentoring Opportunities - Denver Urban Scholars