City Colleges of Chicago graduates receive guaranteed admission to Chicago State!

Chicago State University (CSU) offers guaranteed admissions to City Colleges of Chicago (CCC) students who complete an Associate of Arts (AA) or an Associate of Science (AS) degree, enabling them to enroll in over 20 baccalaureate programs. Additionally, graduates with an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) receive guaranteed admission specifically to Chicago State’s Early Childhood and Supply Chain Management programs.

Eligibility Benefits
  • Early academic advising support
  • Honors College participation
  • Waived application fee
  • Consideration for financial assistance or scholarship


Chicago Star Scholarship

Eligible CCC students who have completed their Associate’s Degree with a GPA of 3.0 or higher can access substantial financial assistance and are candidates for the Chicago Star Scholarship.

Every year, Chicago State awards over $11 million in scholarships and fellowships to help students achieve their academic goals. Learn more and apply for Chicago State scholarships by visiting here.