College Tour

2015 College Tour July 7th – July 14th 

Annually a select group of high school students from metro Detroit attend the college tour sponsored by Franklin-Wright Settlements. Many receive onsite admissions, and 100% of the students who have taken the tour attend college or vocational school. To reserve your seat for the 2015 College Tour (Virginia, Maryland and Washington D.C.), please complete the college tour application and pay the $50 deposit. You may email your college tour applications to or mail (or bring it to) it to Franklin Wright Settlements,  3360 Charlevoix, Detroit, MI 48207.  Your seat will be reserved when we receive your application and deposit.

College Tour 2015 – Application

Pay for the College Tour online

College Tour Payment

RECAP 2014 College Tour Excursion  July 13-22, 2014– 42 middle and high school students between the ages of 13 to 18 traveled to Georgia and Florida accompanied by FWS staff as adult chaperones. The Youths visited Clark Atlanta University, Atlanta Metropolitan State College, Georgia Tech University, Emory University, Morehouse College, Spelman College, University of Georgia, Florida Tech, Florida A&M University Graduate of Law School, and Keiser University. In addition to the College Tour, the students visited the Dr. Martin Luther King Center his Church and home, Universal Studios (Orlando), the Island of Adventure Park and Daytona Beach. 226178057010