College Connections Initiative (CCI)


  • At least 17 years of age
  • A citizen, legal permanent resident, or other eligible non- citizen
  • Live in New York City
  • Interested in going to college
  • Additional eligibility criteria may apply for some services

Our Connections Initiative (CCI) program provides students and community members a dynamic learning experience to increase their college awareness and readiness.

Students interested in exploring post-secondary/higher education options will be supported by College Advisors starting with college exploration through to college acceptance and enrollment.

  • Highlights of the program feature:
  • College Application Informatiom Sessions
  • FAFSA (Financial Aid) workshops
  • College Tours

The CCI Hybrid Model offers Virtual Group Sessions and 1 on 1 in person services. All services are FREE. For more information, please call (718) 547-1001.

Complete the contact form to speak to an advisor.