Voting Membership Categories and Annual Dues
This category covers the admissions and financial aid departments of colleges and universities who are not for profit, accredited and grant 2 and/or 4 year degrees.
This category covers the Opportunity Programs of New York based colleges and universities who are not for profit, accredited and grant 2 and and/or 4 year degrees. This would specifically include:
Secondary Schools - $60
This category includes public, parochial, and private high schools in the five boroughs of New York City. Most often, members are representatives from the schools’ guidance or college offices.
This category includes college access programs run by Community Based and/or Nonprofit Organizations, as well as programs located on college campuses, but are not affiliated with undergraduate admissions. Note CACNY reserves the right to request proof of not-for-profit status.
Student/Volunteer* Membership - $30
Undergraduate and graduate students are welcome to join CACNY as voting members for a reduced rate. In certain instances, volunteers who have worked with college access and/or success programs are eligible to become voting members.
*Note: Documentation or recommendation/referral by a current CACNY member may be requested and/or required. CACNY reserves the right to accept or deny membership to individuals on a case-by-case basis.
Nonvoting Membership Categories and Annual Dues
A special member designation is established for the inclusion of for – profit entities that provide education products and/or varying types of services to counseling programs, as well as admissions and financial aid professionals. For-profit entities are allowed to join, provided their activities within CACNY are solely restricted to those that support the mission and goals of CACNY. For-profit degree or diploma granting colleges, or universities are not eligible for membership in CACNY.
Please remember, that except for the Student/Volunteer category, the ORGANIZATION is the CACNY member and you, as a primary representative, are allowed to designate a maximum of two people as contacts for your organization to be included on the list-serve. If you or your organization’s second representative leave, or change positions, please notify the CACNY Vice Chair for Membership at firstname.lastname@example.org to clarify your status, as well as that of your organization.