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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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 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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City Colleges of Chicago and Chicago State University Sign Guaranteed Admissions Agreement to Support Transfer Students

May 6, 2024

CHICAGO— (May 6, 2024) — Chicago State University (CSU) and City Colleges of Chicago (CCC) are partnering to better support students and increase access to...

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City Colleges of Chicago to Honor Associate Degree Earners at Wintrust Arena on Saturday

May 4, 2024

Graduates from the seven colleges have saved thousands of dollars on tuition with scholarships, no-cost programs, and range in age from 17 to 76 years...

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Nexamp Launches Fellowship Program in Chicago to Make Renewable Energy Careers More Accessible

April 30, 2024

April 29, 2024 – Nexamp, the nation’s largest community solar company, has just launched a new fellowship program in partnership with the City Colleges of...

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City Colleges Celebrates Class of 2024 Star Scholars at Annual Cording Ceremony

April 25, 2024

On Wednesday, April 24, 2024, City Colleges of Chicago recognized a special group of students—those who are earning their associate degrees during the 2023-24 academic...

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Excelencia in Education Releases Comprehensive New Profile of Latino Students in Higher Education

April 9, 2024

WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 9, 2024) – Excelencia in Education announces today the release of a comprehensive new profile of Latino students — one of the...

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City Colleges of Chicago Exceeds the State Community College Average for Spring 2024 Enrollment Growth for Second Year in a Row

March 18, 2024

CHICAGO—(March 18, 2024) City Colleges of Chicago (CCC) Spring 2024 enrollment is up 9.2 percent from spring 2023 to spring 2024, exceeding the Illinois community...

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Mayor Brandon Johnson Joins City Colleges of Chicago, the University of Chicago, and UChicago Medicine to Announce the Expansion of Healthcare Programs and Facilities on the South Side of Chicago

March 5, 2024

CHICAGO - Mayor Johnson joined City Colleges of Chicago, the University of Chicago, and the University of Chicago Medical Center to announce the expansion of...

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City Colleges of Chicago and Arizona State University Partner to Offer College Students Transfer Pathways with MyPath2ASU® Collaboration

January 25, 2024

City Colleges of Chicago is pleased to announce a new alliance with Arizona State University to provide students a seamless transfer experience with the MyPath2ASU® program. MyPath2ASU...

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Two City Colleges Students Chosen for Award-winning Mary T. Washington Wylie Internship Preparation Program

January 9, 2024

The Illinois CPA Society and its charitable partner, the CPA Endowment Fund of Illinois, are proud to recognize the 12th and largest cohort to date...

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Tech Launchpad at Kennedy-King College, City Colleges of Chicago is Named One of the Top 100 Finalists for the 22nd Annual Chicago Innovation Awards

November 8, 2023

Out of 344 nominees, Tech Launchpad at Kennedy-King College, City Colleges of Chicago is one of the Top 100 Finalists still in the running for the...

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Fitch Ratings Affirms City Colleges of Chicago’s A+ Credit Rating and Upgrades its Outlook from Stable to Positive

November 6, 2023

CHICAGO — (November 5, 2023) City Colleges of Chicago announces that Fitch Ratings has affirmed its credit rating of A+ and upgraded the community college system’s...

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City Colleges of Chicago fall enrollment increases more than double the state average, signaling continued recovery from the pandemic, including strong gains for Black and Latinx male students

October 30, 2023

Illinois Community College Board reports City Colleges of Chicago enrollment is up again with a year over year headcount increase of 12.7% for Fall 2023 City...

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Davis, Clarke, Jackson, Kelly Establish Congressional Caucus to Support Predominantly Black Institutions

October 25, 2023

Representative Danny K. Davis (D-IL), Representative Yvette D. Clarke (D-NY), Representative Jonathan Jackson (D-IL), and Representative Robin Kelly (D-IL) announced the establishment of a new...

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