“CUNY has for generations been a beacon of hope and a remarkable engine of mobility for New York, and our framework will reenergize our vital mission by significantly increasing our accessibility, raising graduation rates and enhancing the prospects for career success so that all New Yorkers will enjoy the same opportunities.”

— Chancellor James B. Milliken

Access & Completion

Given the rapidly advancing knowledge-based economy, CUNY will ensure more New Yorkers can earn college degrees.

College Readiness

CUNY will work with its partners to help prepare for college a larger number of students, starting with early education and assisting them up and through high school.

Career Success

CUNY will connect with workplace partners to ensure students are prepared for successful careers and leadership.

Knowledge Creation

CUNY will invest in its faculty’s knowledge creation, research and creative activities as scholars, teachers, and members of the community.

Funding Model

More effectively leveraging public investment, CUNY will implement more efficient business processes, space utilization, and development operations.

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