Assemblyman Felix Ortiz and El Diario La prensa Host March 1 CUNY College Fair

February 6, 2003 | The University

The City University of New York in association with Brooklyn Assemblyman Felix Ortiz and El Diario La Prensa invite students and families to the second annual CUNY College Fair in Sunset Park, Brooklyn.

“We need to continue to fight for programs to encourage and enable our students to pursue a college education. Their future—and New York State’s future—depend on it,” said Assemblyman Ortiz, who will deliver greetings at the event.

Discover the higher education opportunities offered at the University’s 11 senior colleges, six community colleges, graduate center, law school and medical school. Receive one-on-one counseling and important information about financial aid and scholarships, freshman, transfer and graduate applications, and the Honors College program. Learn about our ESL and GED programs, and citizenship and immigration services. Free lunch will be served.

Further information is available at cuny.edu and 1-800-CUNY-YES.

DATE: Saturday, March 1 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
PLACE: Telecommunications Arts & Technology High School
350 67th Street in Brooklyn

The City University of New York is the nation’s leading urban public university. Founded in New York City in 1847 as the Free Academy, the University’s 23 institutions include 11 senior colleges, six community colleges, the Macaulay Honors College at CUNY, the Graduate School and University Center, the CUNY Graduate School of Journalism, the CUNY School of Law, the CUNY School of Professional Studies and the Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education. The University serves 243,000 degree-credit students and more than 240,000 adult, continuing and professional education students. College Now, the University’s academic enrichment program for 32,500 high school students, is offered at CUNY campuses and more than 300 high schools throughout the five boroughs of New York City. The University offers online baccalaureate degrees through the School of Professional Studies and an individualized baccalaureate through the CUNY Baccalaureate Degree.