College Office

College and Career Readiness

The Eagle Academy for Young Men partners with College Bound Initiative (CBI), a year round comprehensive college guidance program, to maximize students' college awareness, access, placement, and financial aid awards. Mr. Rembert, Director of College Counseling at Eagle through CBI, works closely with Eagle Academy administration and staff, students, families, partners, and college admissions counselors to promote a college-going culture and implement the necessary programs to provide college guidance to each grade level.

College Office Services

Our college office provides the following services for our young men:

  • Early College awareness and enrollment
  • College counseling
  • Financial aid support
  • College guidance course
  • College trips
  • College fairs
  • And much more!

Contact Information

Sylvester Rembert

srembert@eaglebronx.org

(718) 466-8000 ext. 2141

Room 214

The Eagle Academy for Young Men has a 100% college acceptance rate for on-time graduates.

The College Process

Searching for the right college is a complicated and important task. Use these links, in conjunction with advise from the college office, to assist you with your search.

The College Board College Search Page

https://bigfuture.collegeboard.org/college-search

CUNY Information and Admissions

http://www2.cuny.edu/admissions/undergraduate/

SUNY Information and Admissions

http://www.suny.edu/attend/

Financial Aid

Navigating financial aid can be one of the most tricky parts of the college application process. Look at the following information for assistance.

The FAFSA

https://fafsa.ed.gov/

FAFSA FAQs

https://fafsa.ed.gov/help.htm

Glossary of College Financial Aid Terms

https://studentaid.ed.gov/sa/glossary/

The CSS Profile (required by some colleges)

https://student.collegeboard.org/css-financial-aid-profile

Opportunity Programs

These programs assist in the college process for students coming from typically underrepresented or under-served communities/backgrounds.

HEOP

http://www.highered.nysed.gov/kiap/colldev/HEOP/

SUNY EOP

http://www.suny.edu/attend/academics/eop/

CUNY SEEK

http://www.cuny.edu/academics/programs/seekcd/seek-overview.html

CUNY College Discovery

http://www.cuny.edu/academics/programs/seekcd/cd-overview.html

Scholarship Links

A number of scholarships exist for students, but you have to do the research and apply yourself! Check out these links for opportunities:

Golden Krust

http://www.goldenkrustfoundation.org/apply/

Jack Cooke Kent

http://www.jkcf.org/scholarship-programs/college-scholarship/

Ron Brown

https://www.ronbrown.org/Media/Default/MediaGalleries/ApplicationPDFs/2015_Ron_Brown_Scholarship_Application.pdf

Cappex

https://www.cappex.com/

Gates Millenium

http://www.gmsp.org/(hmrfvje1fdxdi0nwbrpmbd45)/default.aspx

Scholarships.com

https://www.scholarships.com/

The Eagle Academy for Young Men • Bronx NY Updated last on November 28, 2016