We can break down barriers that are there because of policy when we work together.

~ Oakland Mayor Libby Schaaf

Together, we can change the trajectory for tens of thousands of Northern California students.

About Us

Founded in November 2019, the Northern California College Promise Coalition (NCCPC) is a regional effort to bring together leaders, practitioners and resources and share leadership over the shape of college success efforts in the region. Learn more about our Team including our interns!

About Partnerships

NCCPC partners with college campuses, employers, workforce programs, and other organizations to promote opportunities and advocate for policies to support students. Learn about our Campus and workforce partnerships with East Bay, Gap Inc. and Management Leadership for Tomorrow!

About Advocacy

How do we advance policy? We support bills that motivate students to go to and stay in college. Learn about bills like AB 288 California Ban on Scholarship Displacement Act of 2021 (Calderon & Bonta), and other policy priorities around affordability, access, and success.