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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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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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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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 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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Malcolm X Radiography Students Earn First Place at State Competition

April 12, 2024

Malcolm X College’s Radiography program prepares students for in-demand careers in the x-ray field. However, even before earning their degrees, four students are already getting...

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Why Work-Based Learning Works: Chancellor Salgado Shares Insights in Washington, D.C.

March 11, 2024

“Apprenticeship programs work” was the key sentiment shared by the four panelists who took part in the “Postsecondary Pathways Reimagined” discussion at Business Roundtable’s CEO...

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Mayor Johnson, Chicago Public Schools, Labor and Corporate Partners Welcome Thousands of CPS Students to the 2024 Skilled Trades Career Fair

February 28, 2024

Student participates in a hands-on learning experience with City Colleges at the third annual event. Photo credit: Chicago Public Schools Students Explore Careers in Architecture,...

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