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WBEZ: City Colleges Offers ‘Fresh Start’ Student Debt Forgiveness Amid Pandemic

Students at the community college system with outstanding debt who dropped out over the past decade can get that debt waived and re-enroll. City Colleges of Chicago is trying to entice students...

Chicago Tribune: Chicago’s City Colleges will wipe out debt of former students who return,...

Aiming to boost Chicago's post-COVID-19 economic recovery, Mayor Lori Lightfoot launched a new initiative that will allow thousands of former City Colleges students to return to school, complete their degrees and...

Chicago Sun-Times: Debt forgiveness plan launched for more than 21,000 former City Colleges students

“Fresh Start” is a four-year program to help former City Colleges students who left in good academic standing to return, finish their degree and leave debt-free. More than 21,000 City Colleges students...

Mayor Lightfoot and City Colleges of Chicago Launch Fresh Start: A Debt-Forgiveness Program Welcoming...

More than 21,000 Former Students with a Total of $17.7 Million in Debt Offered Path to Re-Enroll & Erase Debt Chicago, IL – To give thousands of Chicagoans the chance to return...

City Colleges of Chicago Celebrates Associate Degree Graduates in First-Ever Virtual Commencement Ceremony this...

On Saturday, June 27th at 9 a.m., City Colleges of Chicago students, families, friends, faculty and staff will be able to view the community college system’s first virtual Commencement Ceremony online...

Chicago State University and City Colleges of Chicago Partner to Put Students on the...

This new partnership allows Olive-Harvey College graduates to go directly into Chicago State University’s bachelor’s degree program in business administration with a focus on supply chain management Chicago, IL – Chicago State...

City Colleges of Chicago ofrece cursos introductorios de tecnología en línea y gratuitos para...

Estos cursos gratuitos incluyen introducciones a la ciberseguridad, las redes sociales, la programación de Python, el espíritu empresarial y más. Las inscripciones están abiertas hasta el 19 de junio. Las inscripciones ya...

Deadline Extended: City Colleges of Chicago Offers Free Intro to Tech Courses, Helping Chicagoans...

These free courses include introductions to cybersecurity, social networking, Python programming, entrepreneurship and more; deadline to register has been extended to June 19th Registration is now open for free continuing education classes...

Student-Athlete Chosen as Kennedy-King College’s Valedictorian

Lauren Richards of Statesmen’s women’s basketball team graduating with Associate in Arts degree and 4.00 GPA. CHICAGO – Lauren Richards (Vernon Hills H.S.), a member of the Kennedy-King College women’s basketball team...

City Colleges of Chicago to Award Students $12.7 Million in CARES Act Emergency Funds

CCC Foundation Raises an Additional $2.6 Million to Support Students Impacted by COVID-19 Chicago, IL – In an effort to support its students during this pandemic, City Colleges of Chicago is working...
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