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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Consulate of Mexico signs agreement to offer free English classes

September 6, 2023

El Consulado de México en Chicago firmó un acuerdo con Malcolm X College para ofrecer clases de inglés gratis. City Colleges of Chicago and Malcolm...

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Staff Spotlight: Daley College’s Associate Dean of Adult Ed Brings Personal Experience and Passion to His Position

August 17, 2023

Dave Breedlove, the associate dean of Adult Education at Daley College, sees himself in many of the students who walk through the college’s doors to...

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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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Richard J. Daley College’s MTEC Architects Earn Award for Architectural Excellence in Community Design

June 28, 2023

Richard J. Daley College’s Manufacturing, Technology & Engineering Center (MTEC) is now an award-winning facility. During this year’s 29th annual Chicago Neighborhood Development Awards, MTEC’s...

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A record summer for high school and community college tech training programs at the Discovery Partners Institute

June 27, 2023

Digital Scholars and Digital Bridge programs will serve 165 students with college-level courses and workshops to build interest in tech and computing pathways, and make...

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For City Colleges grads it was ‘never too late’ to get their high school degree

June 5, 2023

It’s graduation season in Chicago. Over the weekend, families and friends gathered at Malcolm X College on the Near West Side to celebrate a set...

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Photo Gallery: Illinois High School Diploma Recognition Ceremony

June 3, 2023

On June 3rd, hundreds gathered to celebrate our Adult Education students who recently earned their high school diplomas. Take a look at photos from the...

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Wright College Celebrates Students Who Recently Passed Citizenship Test with the Help of Adult Ed Classes

May 12, 2023

Recently, City Colleges of Chicago celebrated Adult Education students who just earned their U.S. Citizenship. The new citizens took advantage of the free classes offered...

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Harold Washington College Leadership Joins HACU and U.S. Department of Homeland Security for a Roundtable

February 24, 2023

Harold Washington College President Daniel López recently joined the Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities at a Roundtable.

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Free Frank McWorter Family Donates 1,700 Historic and Culturally Significant Cookbooks to Kennedy-King College and Washburne Culinary and Hospitality Institute

February 22, 2023

The Free Frank McWorter Family Donates 1,700 Historic and Culturally Significant Cookbooks to Kennedy-King College and Washburne Culinary and Hospitality Institute.

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First-Ever Learning Agenda Symposium Highlights City Colleges’ Commitment to Equity and Excellence

January 25, 2023

The Malcolm X College Conference Center was full of energy and insight on January 24, 2023, during City Colleges of Chicago’s first-ever learning agenda symposium,...

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All Seven of City Colleges of Chicago Take Part in the Caring Campus Program Designed to Enhance the Student Experience

January 20, 2023

The Caring Campus program is particularly important for students from historically underserved students to feel welcome in college.

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City Colleges of Chicago Selected to Participate in Renowned Program That Helps Students Enter the Cybersecurity Sector —Cyber Skills for All

January 19, 2023

Cyber Skills for All is made possible by a partnership between the American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) and Microsoft.

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“This Is My Victory”: City Colleges Celebrates Adults Who Earned Their High School Diploma

December 19, 2022

If you’re ready to earn your high school diploma, City Colleges of Chicago offers free preparation classes for adults in English and Spanish, as well as English...

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City Colleges of Chicago Celebrate Those Earning Their Illinois High School Diploma

December 17, 2022

Dozens of adults receiving their high school diplomas from City Colleges of Chicago. About 50 to 80 students who went to class at any of...

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