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NYGEAR UP 7th YR provides services to students through their first year of attendance at an institution of higher education.

Services Provided:

  • Orientation services including introduction to on-campus services and resources;
  • On-going counseling to students either in person or through electronic or other means of correspondence;
  • Assistance with course selection for the second year of postsecondary education;
  • Assistance with choosing and declaring an academic major;
  • Assistance regarding academic, social, and personal areas of need;
  • Referrals to providers of appropriate services;
  • Tutoring, mentoring, and supplemental academic support;
  • Assistance with financial planning;
  • Career counseling and advising services; and
  • Advising students about transferring to other schools.


  • Must have graduated from Hempstead High School, class of 2020


If you have questions please contact: 516.572.3573
Jan Figueira, NYGEAR UP Director: jan.figueira@ncc.edu / nygearup@ncc.edu

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