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Tuition-Free Degree Program: The Excelsior Scholarship

Under this groundbreaking program, more than 940,000 middle-class families and individuals making up to $125,000 per year will qualify to attend college tuition-free at all CUNY and SUNY two- and four-year colleges in New York State. The new program begins…

Resources for Immigrant Students

          CUNY has resources available for immigrant students and their families. College Now students should feel free to access them if they are in need of assistance.  The CUNY CLEAR (Creating Law Enforcement Accountability & Responsibility) project…

CUNY Chancellor’s Statement

CUNY Chancellor Milliken has issued a statement of support of immigrant students on behalf of the University in response to the White House’s recent Executive Order limiting entry into the United States. You may find it in full at this…

The Dream.US Scholarship

      Who You may be eligible to apply if you intend to enroll at CUNY; and are a first-time college student or community college graduate who is an immigrant and has applied for or received DACA (Deferred Action…

Model NYC Council 2011

On December 3, 2011, 45 students celebrated the conclusion of this year’s Model New York City Council project.  Students voted on Legislation 655.  During four intensive Saturday sessions, faculty mentors guided students through the ins and outs of what it…

2011 Myself Third Scholarship Ceremony

On June 13, 2011, the Myself Third: Spirit of New York Scholarship ceremony was held at the CUNY Graduate Center. The Myself Third program is administered by CUNY’s College Now program and provides scholarships to students who demonstrate a strong commitment to serving others.