Student Perspective: Pride Alliance Changed My College Experience and My Life

June 18, 2024

As City Colleges of Chicago celebrates Pride Month, hear from Brock Pfaender, a recent graduate from Harold Washington College, in his own words about his...

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Wright College’s Annual Juneteenth Celebration of Music, Food, and Reflection Returns for a Fourth Year

June 17, 2024

On June 17, 2021, Juneteenth became the eleventh American federal holiday. Every year since, Wilbur Wright College has been marking the holiday with a special...

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Chancellor Salgado Celebrates Future Educators, Receives Honorary Degree

June 17, 2024

As graduation season continues, Chancellor Juan Salgado is sharing an inspirational message with City Colleges of Chicago graduates and degree earners across the city. In...

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City Colleges Celebrates Class of 2024 Illinois High School Diploma Earners at Inspiring Ceremony

June 17, 2024

Saturday, June 15 marked graduation day for City Colleges of Chicago’s Class of 2024 Illinois high school diploma earners. Students from all six colleges where...

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City Colleges of Chicago Leaders Take Center Stage at White House's Power Up Event for Black Chicagoans

June 13, 2024

Leaders from across City Colleges of Chicago played a major role in a recent two-day White House event for Black Chicagoans. Chancellor Juan Salgado, Malcolm...

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Ten City Colleges Students Named 2024 PepsiCo S.M.I.L.E. Scholars

June 7, 2024

The PepsiCo Foundation announces the fourth class of PepsiCo Foundation S.M.I.L.E. (Success Matters in Life and Education) Scholarship recipients, including 10 City Colleges students. The...

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City Colleges May 2024 Newsletter

May 31, 2024

Read City Colleges of Chicago’s May 2024 newsletter below, or click here to open it in a separate browser.

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Malcolm X College Named ‘2024 Most Promising Places to Work in Community Colleges’ Award Winner

May 30, 2024

Chicago, Illinois – May 30, 2024 – The National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) and Diverse: Issues In Higher Education (Diverse) have recognized...

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City Colleges of Chicago Student Selected as Newman Civic Fellow

May 23, 2024

Wright College and Harold Washington College psychology and political science student Tammy Spivey already stands out as a leader on her campuses. Now, she’s being...

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Two City Colleges Students Recognized for Voter Registration, Education, and Turnout Efforts

May 23, 2024

More than 100 college students nationwide were selected for the ALL IN Campus Democracy Challenge’s third annual Student Voting Honor Roll, including two City Colleges...

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Students Visit Historic Civil Rights Sites in Alabama During “Eye-Opening” Trip

May 21, 2024

A group of student leaders from across City Colleges of Chicago is returning to Chicago with a new outlook on the civil rights movement. The...

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City Colleges Celebrates Hundreds of CPS Seniors Who Have Earned 15+ College Credits

May 21, 2024

On Tuesday, May 21, City Colleges of Chicago joined Chicago Public Schools to celebrate hundreds of graduating seniors who have earned at least 15 college...

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Hundreds of Chicago Public Schools Seniors Begin Their Higher Education Journey at City Colleges of Chicago During 2024 Enrollment Days

May 17, 2024

More than 400 Chicago Public Schools graduating seniors from 16 schools are ready to begin their Fall 2024 semester at one of the seven City...

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Citizen Weekly Reports: City Colleges Of Chicago And Chicago State University Support Transfer Students with Admission Agreement

May 17, 2024

A new partnership between the City Colleges of Chicago and Chicago State University aims to remove the barriers students may experience when it comes to...

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Wright College Students and Professor Create Innovative and Accessible Math Textbook

May 16, 2024

Thursday, May 16, 2024 is Global Accessibility Awareness Day (GAAD), a day to get everyone talking, thinking, and learning about digital access and inclusion for...

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Three City Colleges Students Receive Prestigious Transfer Scholarship from the Jack Kent Cooke Foundation

May 13, 2024

The Jack Kent Cooke Foundation has announced the 2024 recipients of its Cooke Undergraduate Transfer Scholarship, and three of the four awardees from Illinois are...

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