What’s Your Next Step, Class of 2021?

Get the Support You Need to Start Your Postsecondary Journey!

College and Career Bridge for All (a NYCDOE partnership with CUNY K-16) ensures every senior in the class of 2021 has the support they need to successfully transition to their next step - whether college, a career training program, an employment opportunity or beyond! Bridge Coaches will begin reaching out to students in mid-June but seniors can take the first step today by signing- up for Next Step Texts so we have your most updated contact information!

Who Is a Bridge Coach? 

A Bridge Coach is a NYCDOE alumni who is a current college student trained to help you navigate your future path. Starting in mid-June through early fall, Bridge Coaches will offer graduates weekly outreach and support through emails, text, calls and video chats. All students in the NYCDOE Class of 2021 will receive support from a Bridge Coach.

Bridge Coach Support 

  • Confirm plans for after graduation - whether college, training program, or employment. Complete enrollment paperwork Complete financial aid forms and provide financial literacy resources.
  • Support during the first month of your postsecondary program.
  • Advise on what to expect after graduation.
  • Discuss career pathway options.

Take the First Steps

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