Accelerate, Complete, Engage (ACE) Information Session



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Jackie Rousseau

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ACE is a comprehensive program designed to help students complete their academic journey to the bachelor's degree within two years (transfer) or four years (freshmen).

Accelerate, Complete, and Engage (ACE) provides a range of financial, academic, and personal support, including intensive academic advisement and career counseling, as well as tuition, textbook, and transportation assistance. Currently, recruiting for the Spring 2022 term.

Eligibility Criteria

  • New York State resident
  • Freshman
  • Continuing/returning student (19 or less credits and at least a 2.0 cumulative GPA)
  • Transfer student (with an Associate degree, 75 or less credits, and at least a 2.0 cumulative GPA)
  • Completed FAFSA and TAP application OR DREAM Act application

*Students cannot participate in ACE and SEEK.

As a York ACE student, you'll receive:

  • A dedicated ACE Advisor to guide your progress from entry to graduation
  • Enhanced career development and academic support services
  • Early course registration
  • A tuition-gap scholarship for any gap between tuition and your financial aid award (for students in receipt of financial aid)
  • A Free Unlimited MetroCard
  • Textbook assistance to reduce (or eliminate) the cost of the textbook
  • Opportunities to qualify for a Winter/Summer Course Scholarship

Additional information can be found at the Accelerate, Complete, Engage (ACE) website