Program Updates

Earlier Start

Learn about our Earlier Start Initiative!

A Rewarding Career Path

A scholar with a passion for photography finds a rewarding career!

College Support for Scholar Success

College visits freshmen year provide scholars essential, in-person support from their counselors.

Colleges and Universities with 2015 Rainier Scholars Graduates

Rainier Scholars is proud to celebrate the upcoming graduation of scholars from 25 colleges across the nation!

High School Scholars Tackle Tough Issues at Leadership Retreat

Rainier Scholars students analyze and present findings on obstacles to educational equity.

Colleges and universities attended by Cohorts I - VI 2014 - 2015

We currently serve 176 scholars at 73 different colleges and universities in 22 states.

Cohort VI transitioning to college

Summer retreat to prepare rising college freshmen.

High School Senior Scholars headed to college this fall

Congratulations to Cohort VI on their college decisions!

Cohort I and II scholars are college graduates and career professionals

Rainier Scholars first graduates emerged, spring of 2013.

View Rainier Scholars in a larger map

As we head into Fall 2015, Rainier Scholars will have 164 college students at 64 colleges and universities in 19 states. Click on the map to see where they will be.

  • Allegheny College
  • American University
  • Art Institute of Seattle
  • Bates College
  • Bellevue College
  • Boston University
  • California Polytechnic State University
  • Carleton College
  • Carnegie Mellon University
  • Chapman University
  • Claremont McKenna College
  • Colgate University
  • Columbia University
  • Connecticut College
  • Dartmouth College
  • Davidson College
  • Eastern Washington University
  • Emory University
  • Eugene Lang College
  • Evergreen State College
  • Franklin and Marshall College
  • George Washington University
  • Georgetown University
  • Gonzaga University
  • Goucher College
  • Green River Community College
  • Harvard College
  • Johns Hopkins University
  • Kalamazoo College
  • Lafayette College
  • Loyola University New Orleans
  • Macalester College
  • Marist College
  • Middlebury College
  • Mills College
  • Morehouse College
  • New York University
  • North Seattle College
  • Occidental College
  • Pacific Lutheran University
  • Pitzer College
  • Pomona College
  • Princeton University
  • Scripps College
  • Seattle Central College
  • Seattle Pacific University
  • Seattle University
  • Smith College
  • South Seattle College
  • Southern Methodist University
  • St. John's University (NY)
  • St. Olaf College
  • Syracuse University
  • Tufts University
  • Union College
  • University of Houston
  • University of Oregon
  • University of Southern California
  • University of Washington
  • University of Washington-Bothell
  • Washington State University
  • Wellesley College
  • Western Washington University
  • Whitman College
  • Yale University