The STEM Institute proudly provides middle and high school students with abundant academic resources and support in order to adequately prepare them for meeting the demands of University-level life and study. In order to best achieve these goals, each of our FREE programs have been designed with specific objectives, requirements, and deadlines.

Spring 2023 Programs – January 17th, 2023 – June 3rd, 2023

Priority Seating will be given to Community District 6 schools

Our Spring 2023 Programs

Spring 2023 SHSAT Prep Saturday Program for Middle-School Students

Grades 6&7 only!

Session I – Saturdays 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

The SHSAT Prep is a *Multipart program, beginning in March 2023 and finishing upon the SHSAT exam at the 8th-grade level. Getting accepted for this program is a commitment to complete all sessions of the program*

Registration closed January 28th, 2023

Spring 2023 Saturday Program for High-School Students

Grades 9- 12

Saturdays 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Current Offerings In-Person: Architecture, Entrepreneurship, Advanced Math I (in preparation for PSAT), Advanced Math II (in preparation for SAT), English Composition (in preparation for SAT).

Registration closed December 30th, 2022

Spring 2023 After-School Program for Middle-School Students

Grades 6- 8

4:00 PM – 6:00 PM on Mon/Wed/ Fri) or (Tue/Th/Fri)

*Subject schedule varies by grade*

Fri Optional Tutoring

Current Offerings Virtual: Algebra Regents Test Prep, Living Environment Regents Test Prep.

Registration closed December 30th, 2022

Our College Now Offerings

New Applicants Apply Here
NEW applicants with NO prior CUNY College Now experience and/or have been enrolled in a different CUNY College Now program must apply using the CCNY CUNY College Now online application. Use Internet Explorer or Firefox Only.

Submit Supporting Documents as a New Applicant HERE

Returning Applicants Apply Here
CCNY CollegeNow Returning (previously enrolled at CCNY) students must apply using the above link.

Submit Supporting Documents as a Returning Applicant HERE

January 23rd, 2023 – May 22nd, 2023.

📍Wheels Campus:
Ideas of Physics (3 CR)
Psychology (3 CR)

📍George Washington Educational Campus:
Intro to Game Design (3 CR)
Financial Management (3 CR)​

Our Fall 2022 Offerings

High School Saturday Program at The City College of New York

Fall Institute 2022 program with Credit-bearing opportunities for Rising 9 – 12 Graders.

Students Currently in Grades 8- 11

Our Class Offerings are: App Design, Chemistry General Physics, Geometry, and Rocketry.

All courses run from 10:00am – 2:00pm on Saturday, Oct 15 – Dec 17, 2022.

Registration closed October 15th, 2022

High School After-School Program at George Washington Educational Campus (GWEC) 5th Floor

Fall Institute 2022 program with credit-bearing opportunities for current High School students.

Our Class Offerings are: Robotics – Tues/Thurs 2:00 – 4:10pm & App Design, Wed/Fri 2:00 – 4:10pm, September 26 – January 30, 2023.

Registration closed Sept 26, 2022

Middle School After-School Program

Fall Institute 2022 program for middle school students

Grades 6 -8

Our Class Offerings are: Arduino Coding, Architecture, Algebra and Financial Management.

Courses run Mon/Wed & Tues/Thurs 4:30pm – 6:30pm, October 3 – December 17, 2022.

Registration closed October 15th, 2022

More Information


Program Eligibility

The STEM Institute aims to provide educational opportunities for all students, especially those who come from underrepresented backgrounds. If you’d like to know more about program-specific requirements, please visit the General Information section or contact our program administrator Ms. Taveras at


You can Apply online to an Open Program, or request an application form via email at For specific information about each of our different programs, please check the About section under the What We Offer. For specific program updates please also refer to our informational flyers located on the Calendar page

When requesting an application or applying for our programs, please remember to always include “FULL NAME + PROGRAM YOU’RE INTERESTED IN” in the subject line of your email. For questions about application deadlines or any other information, please contact us, at or at 212-650-5217.


Please contact your counselor immediately for a copy of your high school transcript, which you will need to send in order to complete your application. Transcripts can be sent to, and the subject must read: “FIRST + LAST NAME, PROGRAM NAME, School Transcript”.