GO College and Gannon University
  • Welcome to GO College at Erie High School

    GO College is FREE!  Apply to join GO College by downloading and completing the GO College Application, saving it to your computer, and emailing it to Mr. Hicks at dhicks@eriesd.org.


    COVID-19 Message

    The GO College staff is working remotely to help all our students prepare for and enter into college, and we are here to address any concerns you may have.  Please don't hesitate to contact us at the email addresses below if you have any questions.  It is our privilege to continue to serve our amazing students! 

    If you require online tutoring assistance (open to ALL Erie High School students), please text us at 814-701-3936 and include your name, grade, and the subject for which you need tutoring.


    Mr. Dan Hicks, Assistant Director      dhicks@eriesd.org

    Ms. Lee Cortina, Outreach Advisor    cortina007@gannon.edu


    The GO College office is open during school hours at Erie High School to provide the following services to program participants:

    • Monthly workshops for each grade level that emphasize career, college, personal, and academic awareness and success
    • Free Dual Enrollment college clases at Gannon University for qualifying juniors and seniors (free textbooks, too)
    • Academic/college advising throughout the school day from two professional advisors, Mr. Hicks and Ms. Cortina
    • College exploration and application completion and submission, including application fee waivers
    • FAFSA/PHEAA financial aid completion and submission
    • College Campus field trips
    • Career exploration
    • Freshman Simulation Day at Gannon Univesity
    • Summer Camp Experiences
    • Community Service opportunities
    • Much, Much, More!

    In addition, the GO College program provides the following services to all Erie High School students:

    • Tutoring by Gannon GO College tutors for all subjects
    • SAT and ACT registration and free test waivers
    • Assistance with College Exploration

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    Watch our GO College Video


    Watch all of the 4 senior seminar Zoom links below (each less than 30 min), and when you're done email Mr. Hicks at dhicks@eriesd.org to receive a free t-shirt, lanyard, and flash drive!  We're going to "quiz" you, so make sure you actually watch the sessions!  Thanks!

    Session #1

    Session #2

    Session #3

    Session #4