Our Approach

The CUNY Early College Initiative (ECI) designs, develops, and supports schools that make earning a college degree more accessible, affordable, and attainable. ECI promotes social and economic mobility by restructuring the educational experience for students who are traditionally underrepresented in higher education.   Learn More

ECI Academic Text Alerts

When you sign up for the ECI Academic Text Alerts, you will receive periodic text messages about various academic deadlines and some tips to help you have a successful semester. Reminders about add/drop dates, registration, questions to ask your academic advisor, and ways to get involved on campus… There are a lot of dates to remember, let us help you stay on track.


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