MERGE, Inc. is a not-for-profit organization and it is our mission to help the youth and families of the Tampa Bay community merge on the path to lifelong success through higher education. We provide services that help prepare students, and their families, for life beyond high school.



We provide one-on-one sessions for students and families to create a customized academic and career plan. We assess student’s strengths and preferences to determine the best PATH to increase the likelihood of a positive experience.



We discuss the college admissions and matriculation process such as school selection, essay and resume writing, academic competitiveness, and financial options in detail. Get educated about your education! 



Our mentoring programs promote intellectual and professional growth of students through education. Students will build skills needed to survive the college experience and all aspects of life beyond their educational pursuits.