You've taken the first step on a new and exciting path to earn your college degree. When you're juggling multiple responsibilities outside of the classroom, it can be reassuring to know that there is a support system that is specifically designed to enable you to achieve your goals. Connect to College (C2C) will connect you to the answers to all of your questions.
How can you get the help you need to be successful in college? JOIN C2C!
The Connect to College (C2C) program at CCRI aims to increase college readiness for incoming students and create a community of scholars working together towards degree completion. Connect to College will provide academic advising, review help, financial coaching, and career assessments that link directly to college majors and programming, to aid students in their goal of college graduation. Coordinators will assist students navigate and utilize the many campus resources offered. Ideally, Connect to College scholars will be entering CCRI with full-time student status, but students taking less than a full course load are eligible as well.
Each C2C scholar is assigned a Concierge Coordinator on one of our CCRI campuses.
Coordinators advise their students throughout their academic career at CCRI and connect them with essential campus services such as Financial Aid, Career Services and Internships, JAA, and many others. Additional program benefits include:
In order to become a C2C student, participants must plan to attend CCRI and meet the following criteria:
CCRI's Connect to College (C2C) program is a "College Access Challenge Grant" program funded by the U.S. Department of Education through the RI Office of the Postsecondary Commissioner.