CollegeVine, an online guidance platform for high schoolers that provides mentorship, academic tutoring and college admissions guidance, has closed an additional $3.6 million Series A funding round led by Morningside Technology Ventures (“Morningside”), with participation by University Ventures and Silicon Valley Bank. An extension of the $3.1 million round closed by the fast rising EdTech startup in Q4 2016, the new funding will be used to expand CollegeVine’s digital infrastructure to better serve its growing customer base.
Morningside is a private equity and venture capital firm co-founded by internationally known investor and philanthropist Dr. Gerald Chan, who joined CollegeVine’s Board of Directors last year. University Ventures is a specialty venture capital fund that exclusively focuses on promising ideas in the higher education space. Silicon Valley Bank provides diversified financial services to emerging growth and mature companies across a number of industries... READ MORE