About Us

Mission

Our mission is to provide opportunities for intellectually curious middle and high schoolers to explore science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) fields and careers. Through academically rigorous and culturally enriching programming, Elevate College Prep enhances students’ STEM sense of belonging, interest, and capacity all within a fun environment in the vibrant city of Chicago.

Contact Person

Scott Tillman

Scott Tillman

Associate Director of Pre-College Access
stillman@iit.edu
Contact for Dual Enrollment Programs and SMASH Academy

Mindy Lemus

Mindy Lemus

Manager of Pre-College Access
mlemus2@iit.edu
Contact for Special Events and Summer Programs

Gabrielle Palomo

Gabrielle Palomo

Coordinator of Pre-College Access
gpalomo@iit.edu
Contact for DevUp and Apprenticeship Opportunities