Philadelphia Futures has long-term relationships with many area colleges and universities that support SAS students while in high school, and help make it possible for them to attend college. A strong network of higher education partners provides intensive summer, on-campus academic enrichment experiences, as well as a full range of college exploration activities including campus visits, workshops in college selection, admissions and financial aid, and the opportunity for dual enrollment in college-level courses.

Colleges offering support and resources to SAS high school students include Drexel University, Eastern University, Haverford College, and Temple University.