CUNY pre-admissions and application assistance, career advisement, and additional administrative support for prospective and current students
To find specific degree and service programs for your union, please visit the Labor, Community, & Employer Partners page.
Want to return to college but aren’t sure what to study or where to go? Worker Education is here to help you find the right pathway.
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The Murphy Institute for Worker Education was founded at Queens College in 1984, and our partnership has since continued to flourish. We currently offer a fully staffed, on-campus office that provides admission and academic advisement, embedded tutoring services, career counseling, skills-based workshops and more to union members and working adults pursuing a degree at Queens College.
The Murphy Institute’s LEAP to Teacher is a collaboration with the United Federation of Teachers (UFT), enabling UFT members working for the New York City Department of Education (DOE) to access a set of free, ongoing supports services while pursuing their education and advancing their careers in any field of study, including education. This program has sites at four participating CUNY colleges: Brooklyn College, College of Staten Island, Lehman College, and Queens College.