The College Discovery Program FAQ
As a higher education opportunity program, College Discovery provides academic, financial and counseling assistance to students entering college for the first time who might otherwise be excluded due to academic or economic circumstances.
The program works with you from the beginning of the admissions process and provides the following support services throughout your enrollment at Kingsborough:
No. There is no language requirement for the program. The program has a multilingual staff that provides support services in the students’ native language. These services are offered in Spanish, French-Creole, Russian and Chinese.
In order to be eligible for the program, you must be an entering freshman and meet the following criteria:
In order to determine if you qualify for the program, you must submit proof of legal residency and income. Here are some ways for you to apply for the program:
In order to assist you complete your Financial Aid application which determines your eligibility for Federal (PELL), and State (TAP) Financial Aid, as well as a Book Stipend, you need to bring the following documentation:
A list of required documents is available in our office (D213, D210).
College Discovery ProgramOffices: D213 or L516 Phone: (718) 368-5576 or (718) 368-5520
Admissions Information Center 718 C-O-L-L-E-G-E OR (718) 368-4600