FYCSI provides funds to colleges to institute support services to assist youth in foster care, orphans, or wards of the court to apply for, enroll in, and succeed in college. These funds are divided among the three sectors: SUNY, CUNY; Independent colleges, and are allotted to campuses individually based upon the eligible students attending.
State Statute: Education Law §6456
State Regulation: 8 NYCRR 152-3.1, -3.2, -3.3, -3.4, and -3.5
FUNDING SOURCE(S): 2018-19