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The purpose of the Blugold Beginnings Program is to educate and inspire students, especially underrepresented, low income or first generation students, to believe that a post-secondary education is important, attainable, and available at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire and other institutions.


Blugold Beginnings offers a variety of programs and services to promote a college-going culture and to help students obtain a higher education.  Visit our About Us page to learn more about the goals and objectives of the Blugold Beginnings Program.  All students are provided with: 

  • Mentoring/Role Models
  • Career Exploration
  • College Campus Visits
  • Monthly Events
  • Tutoring/Study Skills
  • Leadership Skills
  • College Planning
  • ACT Preparation

Please donate! 

Blugold Beginnings relies heavily on the donations of charitable businesses, alumni, and people like you to help create bright futures for the students of our great communities! Please help us in our journey to ensure that every student is college bound!



Bush Brothers donate generous gift to support Blugold Beginnings programming in Augusta schools

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 summmer camp
Get involved and take part in one of our many summer camps!
For more information, visit our summer camp page.

 Read February 2015 Newsletter