"Now I am confident CU has equipped me with the tools, resources and experience to pursue my dreams and identify opportunities."
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"I used to be limited with job possibilities now I am filled with optimism for my future."
"I always wanted the confidence and support to achieve greater things in life."
"I used to be unsure of myself, not confident enough to take up space or speak up. Now, I unapologetically take up space & advocate for any & everything that centers around community, the youth & just about anything else I am passionate about."
"I used to be ashamed of not having my degree while encouraging and helping so many people get theirs. Now I am standing with my head held high, proud because I finally completed a dream 30 years deferred."
(Providence, RI) - On May 18, 2022, College Unbound (CU)–Rhode Island’s only accredited institution of higher education designed specifcally for working adults–received a generous grant from Walmart for the national expansion of CU’s library-based pathways to employment and Bachelor’s Degree completion. The program actively reimagines education, developing credentialed pathways that bridge work experience, education, and skill development.
We're now accepting applications for the Fall 2022 semester. Apply today!
College Unbound Board Unanimously Votes to Elect Co-Founder and Provost Adam Bush as New CU President
Current CU President Dennis Littky will step into new position overseeing college’s expansion; UPenn Interim President Wendell Pritchett named new CU Board Chair
Congratulations to the Class of 2022.
We have exciting news in what has been an eventful school year, as College Unbound continues to expand and grow across the country.
- 97% of CU graduates report that they are more marketable as a result of earning their degree.
- 87% of CU graduates continued their projects after graduation.
- 75% of students who started in 2016 have completed their BA in less than 4 years.