Bottom Line

Nonprofit or community organization

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About us

Founded in 1997, Bottom Line is a nationally-recognized, steadily growing non-profit organization with a mission to help low-income and first-generation students get in to college, graduate from college and go far in life. We achieve this mission by providing one-on-one guidance during the college application process and throughout college.  Currently, we support 5,000 students in Massachusetts, New York City, and Chicago with an operating budget of $10M. 

In our College Access Program, 98% of Bottom Line high school seniors are accepted to college.  In our College Success Program, Success and Career Counselors provide on-campus mentoring in four focus areas: Degree, Employability, Financial Aid, and Life Skills.  Since our founding, 1,000 Bottom Line students (78% of the total) have graduated from college within 6 years.  For more information:

When you join Bottom Line, you will find a rewarding, fast-paced, results-oriented environment.  We build strong relationships with our students, we take our work seriously, and we know that a focus on data and metrics is integral to our continued success.

Bottom Line is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment.  We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.  We encourage applicants from diverse backgrounds to apply.


Contact information

Date Founded: 1997

Government ID number: 04-3351427

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Boston, MA, US

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