City Colleges Students Are Off to the Ivy League


Students from across City Colleges are transferring to four-year universities to continue their studies. You can read more about students who are transferring here and learn more about transfer services, and unique opportunities like guaranteed admissions at

Harold Washington College student Rudy Cordero has been working at a tech start up in a role that combines his background in finance and computer science. He graduates this May with his Associate of Arts in Computer Science, and so far has been accepted to the University of Pennsylvania and Yale University.

Dallas Brodersen, Star Scholar at Wright College, was one of only 13 transfer students accepted to Princeton University for the fall of 2020,. Dallas will feel right at home on campus – she spent the summer of 2019 at Princeton, participating in the Undergraduate Summer Research Program in Biophysics.

There was a time that Stephen Young didn’t think college would be a good fit for him – now he is on his way Harold Washington College to Cornell University. Even as he pursued his passion for songwriting, he felt like something was missing.