Category: College Access for All

Keep College in Mind

Mark your calendars: City schools will celebrate College Awareness Day on January 11, 2018.

NYC’s College Attendance Rate Hits All-Time High

Thanks to the DOE’s Equity and Excellence for All initiative, more City students than ever are prepared for college and are enrolled in postsecondary programs.

Time to Submit Those FAFSAs

November is Financial Aid Awareness Month. Learn how you can help make college more affordable today!

NYC High Schools Celebrate College Application Week (October 16 – 20)

All week long, over 450 City high schools are hosting college-themed events and activities, including college application workshops, financial aid Q&As, alumni panels, college campus visits, and college awareness sessions for families.

Putting the “All” in College Access

When every student is given a shot to attend college and work towards their dreams, inspiring things can happen.

College Access for All Program Expands to 175 More High Schools

In total, 214 NYC high schools will participate in the DOE’s College Access for All program in 2017–18.

Parent Coordinators: Paving the Path to College

As the DOE seeks to increase the number of NYC students who attend and graduate college, City parent coordinators are leading the way by getting families involved at the middle school level.

NYC Celebrates College Decision Day

Public schools across the City held events and activities on May 1 to celebrate NYC’s college-bound high school seniors.

NYC’s H.S. Juniors Ready to ‘Step’ Up for SAT School Day

For the first time ever, all of NYC’s high school juniors will be able to take the SAT for FREE on April 5.

Giving It the Old College Try

The DOE’s 2nd annual College Awareness Day was a complete success.