Experimental Evaluations of Intensive College Advising Organizations

  • Research Project

What We Do

In partnership with Bottom Line, College Forward, and College Summit, we are conducting randomized controlled trial evaluations of intensive college advising programs across the country that provide high school and college students with one-on-one support to access and persist in college.

Project Info

Partners: Bottom Line, College Forward, College Summit

Funding Source: Laura and John Arnold Foundation, Michael and Susan Dell Foundation

Project Team: Benjamin L. Castleman, Zach Mabel (Harvard Graduate School of Education), Andrew Barr (Texas A&M)

Related Center

  • EPW
  • Research Center


EdPolicyWorks is a joint collaboration between the School of Education and Human Development and the Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy that seeks to bring together researchers from across the University of Virginia and the State to focus on important questions of educational policy and the competitiveness of labor in an era of globalization.