Year Up Puget Sound is a one-year, intensive training program that provides under-served young adults, ages 18-24, with a combination of hands-on skills development, coursework eligible for college credit, corporate internships, and wraparound support. We opened our doors in March 2011 and have been overwhelmed with the warm welcome and support from both corporate and community partners in the Puget Sound region. Over 15,000 young adults in the Puget Sound region do not have access to livable wage careers or higher education. Year Up students across the nation are proving that these young adults are capable of adding immediate value to local companies, and we look forward to closing the Opportunity Divide in this community.

 

*Regular Info Sessions are Tuesdays and Thursdays at 4pm*

**Locations may vary. For more information, contact yupsrecruitment@yearup.org**

 

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This Free Program Trains Students and Matches Them With Paid IT Internships

November 28, 2018   Even as she prepared for her final semester of college, Ashley Carr felt directionless. “I went to Miami Dade right after graduating; however, I stopped school for a little while after I had a baby,” says Carr, who was earning an associate degree in business administration....

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Professional Olympics 2019

What: Professional Olympics 2019 When: Wednesday, November 6th, 2019 11:00 am | Coffee & Networking 12:00 – 1:15 pm | Lunch & Program Where: Sheraton Seattle Metropolitan Ballroom, 1400 6th Avenue Seattle, WA 98101 Description: Join us for an inspiring lunch in support of the Year Up mission to close the opportunity divide by providing young...

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