Educational Talent Search (ETS)

Educational Talent Search @ the University of New Hampshire

Elizabeth DeMerritt House18 Garrison Avenue

Durham, NH 03824

(603) 862-1562

Official Website

Funded since: 1969

Student Served Annually: 1160

PRIMARY SERVICES OF THE PROJECT:

Advising

STAFF

Deb McCann

Director

Melissa Goyait

Associate Director

Steve McGrath

Lead Outreach Advisor

Outreach Advisors: 5

Liz Werth

Program Coordinator

  • Academic
  • Mentoring
  • Career
  • College
  • Financial Aid
  • Financial Literacy

Post-Secondary Placement

  • College admissions advising
  • Financial aid application assistance
  • Campus visits

Academic Preparation

  • Study skills development
  • Test-taking strategies
  • Course and grade monitoring
  • Tutoring

Career Exploration

  • Career inventories
  • Job site tours

2014 - 2015 ACHIEVEMENTS:

  • 99% of ETS seniors graduated from high school
  • 84% of college-ready students matriculated
  • 99.3% of ETS students in grades 6-11 were promoted to the next grade level
  • 46 rising 8th and 9th grade students participated in Jump Into College, a two-day early college awareness program