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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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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Empowering Black Learners: Insights from the Inaugural Black Learner Excellence Summit

April 30, 2024

City Colleges of Chicago, LevelUp, Achieving the Dream (ATD), and the University of Chicago Inclusive Economy Lab (IEL) came together with leaders in higher education...

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City Colleges of Chicago Celebrates Illinois Community College Month

April 29, 2024

Governor J.B. Pritzker declared April as Illinois Community College Month. Throughout the month, we highlighted members of the City Colleges community who make the community...

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City Colleges Celebrates 2024 Luminary Award Recipients

April 26, 2024

For the past seven years, City Colleges of Chicago has honored those in our community who make our classrooms and offices brighter. From faculty members...

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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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Truman College Students Present Research Findings at Symposium of Student Research and Creative Activity

April 25, 2024

On April 25, more than 50 students from many academic disciplines presented their research, scholarly, and creative work in poster sessions, performances, oral presentations, and art...

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Richard J. Daley College and Harold S Truman College join Achieving the Dream Network as part of economic and social mobility initiative

February 20, 2024

CHICAGO — (February 20, 2024) Richard J. Daley College and Harry S Truman College are pleased to announce that they  have joined more than 300...

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Read City Colleges' Annual Update – Forward Focused, Community Centered: 2023 in Review

January 11, 2024

2023 was a year of momentum for City Colleges of Chicago. As our seven colleges experienced enrollment gains that exceeded both state and national averages,...

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Harry S Truman College to Invest Millions in its Student Support Services Thanks to a New Grant

October 26, 2023

Truman College has been awarded more than $2.7 million through a Developing Hispanic Serving Institution (DHSI) grant from the U.S. Department of Education. Here’s where...

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City Colleges Celebrates 94 Years of Bud Billiken

August 12, 2023

Nearly 100 members of the City Colleges community from across the seven colleges spent a beautiful Saturday on King Drive marching in the Bud Billiken...

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STEAMbassadors Showcase Summer Learning

August 2, 2023

On August 2, students from City Colleges of Chicago who have spent the summer working as out-of-school-time STEAM (science, technology, engineering, art, and math) mentors...

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Chicago Roadmap: Summer Start Class Gives New College Students a New Perspective on Chicago History

August 1, 2023

Harold Washington College professor John Whalen is introducing students to college – and using the city as an extension of his classroom – this summer....

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STEAMbassadors Prepare for Future Careers in Education this Summer at Truman College

June 27, 2023

This summer, in partnership with Northwestern University, 95 City Colleges students are preparing for their future teaching careers by learning to engage elementary and middle-school...

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ThinkCERCA Hosts Two-Day Education Leadership Institute With Notable Speakers and Action Planning Focus

June 23, 2023

CHICAGO, June 23, 2023 /PRNewswire/ -- ThinkCERCA, a recognized industry leader in student reading and writing growth, is hosting its inaugural Leadership Institute in Chicago...

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3rd Annual Juneteenth Jubilee and Resource Fair

June 15, 2023

CHICAGO — Community organizers, businesses, churches, block clubs, local representatives and groups from all across the city are set to celebrate Juneteenth this weekend. Juneteenth,...

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