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What we do

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The New York Urban League assists students and their families in developing a blueprint for academic success. Through our comprehensive programs, we are working to increase the number of students that get to, and through, college.

Absolute Success College Access Program (ASCAP)

The New York Urban League Absolute Success College Access Program is a comprehensive college and career access model that holds college readiness at the center of all our education services, while fostering an environment of high expectations and encouraging leadership, academic achievement and social responsibility.


  • Classified College Club – A year-round after-school college prep program for juniors and seniors
  • HBCU Fair – The annual event features access to more than 45 HBCUs, interactive workshops and college preparation resources
  • WMY Scholarship Program – Annually offers three types of scholarships and a mentoring and internship program for WMY Scholars

STEM ➢➢➢ Powered by NYUL

The New York Urban League STEM Academies are designed to engage students and parents in activities related to Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math through instruction, hands-on learning activities, workshops, and speaker forums.

STRONGER: Youth Empowerment Days

Students from across New York City’s five boroughs have the opportunity to explore career options and interact with professional men and women at the top of their field in corporate America. The students gain inspiration and learn lessons on how to succeed in their own lives as they interact with some of New York’s most powerful and influential companies and leaders.

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