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31-10 Thomson Ave.
Long Island City, NY 11101
LaGuardia Community College
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President’s Society students reflect the demographics of the LaGuardia student body. Most of them:
Come from households with income of less than $25,000.
Are the first in their family to go to college.
Were born outside the U.S.
Face language barriers as non-native English speakers.
Work multiple jobs and receive financial assistance to be able to afford LaGuardia tuition, which is $5,000 a year.
To be accepted into the President’s Society students must be in good academic standing; demonstrate the ability to be a leader through their work for the school or their community; be willing to make a commitment to attending all President’s Society classes and events; and be able to articulate in an essay how this program would help them to achieve their ambitions.
Learn more facts about President's Society Spring 2017 students
"This is the future of the middle class in America"
~ Dr. Gail O. Mellow, President