City Colleges Joins the Chicago Apprenticeship Network to Celebrate Surpassing 2,000 Apprenticeships

July 11, 2024

City Colleges of Chicago joined the Chicago Apprenticeship Network on Thursday, July 11 to celebrate its milestone of connecting more than 2,000 students in the...

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Student Perspective: Pride Alliance Changed My College Experience and My Life

June 18, 2024

As City Colleges of Chicago celebrates Pride Month, hear from Brock Pfaender, a recent graduate from Harold Washington College, in his own words about his...

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Ten City Colleges Students Named 2024 PepsiCo S.M.I.L.E. Scholars

June 7, 2024

The PepsiCo Foundation announces the fourth class of PepsiCo Foundation S.M.I.L.E. (Success Matters in Life and Education) Scholarship recipients, including 10 City Colleges students. The...

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City Colleges of Chicago Student Selected as Newman Civic Fellow

May 23, 2024

Wright College and Harold Washington College psychology and political science student Tammy Spivey already stands out as a leader on her campuses. Now, she’s being...

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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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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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Alumni Reflect on Malcolm X College's Impact During Nurses Week and Beyond

May 6, 2024

Nurses Week, from May 6 to May 12, celebrates nurses' invaluable contributions to our communities. At City Colleges, we're honored to be the home of...

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City Colleges Valedictorians and Salutatorians Supported by City Colleges of Chicago Foundation Scholarships

May 3, 2024

The City Colleges of Chicago Foundation (CCCF) is celebrating and recognizing the outstanding achievements of graduates from City Colleges of Chicago. Among them, four valedictorians...

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Two City Colleges’ Programs Provide Unique Opportunities for Students with Disabilities

May 1, 2024

Today, Wednesday, May 1, 2024, is Inclusive Postsecondary Education Day (#IPSEDay2024)—a day to raise awareness about postsecondary education options for students with intellectual disabilities. It’s...

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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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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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City Colleges of Chicago Alumni Make List of Finalists for Golden Apple Awards for Excellence in Teaching

March 21, 2024

Two alumni from City Colleges of Chicago have been recognized as finalists for the Golden Apple Awards for Excellence in Teaching. Melissa Pantoja and Precious...

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Twenty City Colleges Students are Awarded the 2024 Star Plus Transfer Scholarship

January 19, 2024

Twenty students from all seven City Colleges of Chicago are receiving financial support to continue their education at one of our Star transfer partners through...

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Former convent now housing City Colleges of Chicago students

November 7, 2023

Several City Colleges of Chicago students who were experiencing housing insecurity now have a new place to stay. A building that was once a convent...

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Daley College Student David Lopez Selected to Represent All Community Colleges in Illinois as a 2023 Lincoln Academy of Illinois Student Laureate

November 6, 2023

David Lopez is a student, an artist, an aspiring engineer, a campus leader—and now, a Lincoln Laureate. The Daley College civil engineering student was selected...

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