Category: College Access for All

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.

It’s Financial Aid Awareness Month

Students must complete the FAFSA to be eligible for any type of aid for college. Many colleges (including CUNY) allocate funds on a rolling, first-come-first-served […]

Celebrate College Application Week (October 17-21)

This week, high schools throughout New York City are celebrating College Application Week, (October 17 – 21) a five-day effort by our high schools to raise awareness […]

ELL Middle School Students & Families: Attend the College Access for All Conference on October 14!

Are you a City middle school student or parent (Grades 6-8) who speaks a language other than English at home? Do you know middle […]

CUNY Eliminates Application Fee for NYC’s Low-Income Students

When it comes to applying for colleges, many of our high school seniors often report that they have difficulties paying for the various application […]