HBCU Get on the Plane Spring Break Tour 2024 -Registration Closed

Twelve CCC students will be selected to Get on the Plane and tour HBCUs: Howard University, Delaware State University, Hampton University, Norfolk State University, North Caroline A&T, Bennett University, & North Carolina Central University.

Open to all Contra Costa College students.

APPLICATIONS DUE DATE EXTENDED TO: Friday, December 01, 2023 @ 5:00PM.
Letter of recommendation DUE DATE EXTENDED TO: Monday, December 04, 2023 @ 5pm

Link for Faculty Recommendation Letter:

Minimum Eligibility criteria include:
• Must have complete 12 transferable units by SUMMER 2023 (does not include PE)
• Must be enrolled at CCC in at least 9 transferable units FALL 2023 (does not include PE)
• Must be enrolled or completed ENGL1A/1AX or a transferable MATH Fall 2023
• Must have a 2.5 GPA in all TRANSFER COURSES end of SUMMER 2023 and have a 2.5 GPA or higher end of FALL 2023 – Use Transferable GPA Calculator
• Be in Good academic and disciplinary standing at Contra Costa College;
• Show genuine interest by writing a POWERFUL Personal Insight Question (500 – 750 words);
• 1 Letter of Recommendation from a Contra Costa College INSTRUCTIONAL faculty in your MAJOR of STUDY.

• Personal Insight Essay Response (min 500 – 750 words)
Why are you considering an HBCU as your transfer school?
How will attending an HBCU assist you in your educational, personal, and career goals?
What do you want to gain from an HBCU education/experience?
How will an HBCU education help you make an impact in your local or global community?


Make an appointment via zoom or in-person with Andrea Phillips to get more information.

Ready to Apply