City Year is proud to partner with Regis College, the Catholic University that empowers people to challenge themselves academically, serve and lead through education in the arts, sciences, and professions.
Regis College offer City Year AmeriCorps members, alums and staff
25% tuition scholarships: The scholarship award will be equal to 25% of tuition and renewable in subsequent years for up to three years for the following programs:
- Doctor of Education in higher education leadership for up to two City Year applicants per year
- Master of Arts in counseling for up to two City Year applicants per year, and Regis will waive the GRE requirement.
- Master of Arts in strategic communication for all admitted City Year applicants per year
- Master of Education in teaching special education for all admitted City Year applicants per year
- Master of Science in applied behavior analysis for up to two City Year applicants per year
20% tuition scholarships: The scholarship award will be equal to 20% of tuition towards the Master of Education in student success (100% online) for up to two City Year applicants per year.
10% tuition scholarship: The scholarship award will be equal to 10% of tuition for the Master of Science in nursing leadership – clinical research track for up to two City Year applicants per year.
Scholarships are awarded to City Year AmeriCorps members and alums who complete at least one term of service and City Year staff employed for at least two years.
The scholarships described above represent the minimum awards; applicants will be considered for additional merit-based aid depending on the academic strength of their application.
- Application fee waiver: Regis will waive the application fee for students applying to the eligible graduate degree programs listed above.
- Enrollment deferral: Regis will permit admitted students to defer enrollment by one year if they decide to serve additional time with City Year before starting their studies.
Why City Year loves Regis College
Found in 1927 by the Sisters of Saint Joseph of Boston, Regis College is a leader in nursing and health sciences education and known for its close-knit, supportive community and commitment to social justice and service. Throughout its 90-year history, Regis College has continued to expand its majors and offerings around the globe while still being rooted to its classic and close-knit New England campus. With the addition of fully online programs and Regis North in Lawrence, its mission remains the same: provide students a highly personalized, challenging experience that will enable them to change lives and be a force of good in the world. Regis’ motto “Via Veritas Vita” translates to “the way and the truth and the life,” reflecting a long tradition of empowering students to seek knowledge to pursue meaningful life experiences that contribute to the global community.
Visit Regis College’s graduate admissions website to learn about application requirements, deadlines and apply online.
To identify your City Year affiliation
Please email the City Year Alumni and Career Services Department at firstname.lastname@example.org with “Regis (specify program of choice): City Year verification letter request” in the subject line. Within the email, include your service site and dates of service. This letter will be sent directly to the admissions office and added to your applicant file.
To access the application fee waiver and apply for the scholarship
To waive your application fee, please use the code “OHR”.
To be considered for the scholarship, please submit your company code (CY) on your application and your City Year service verification letter.
To contact the admissions office
To speak with a graduate admissions counselor, please email email@example.com or call (781) 768-7330.
Please note that all admissions and scholarship decisions are made by the educational institution. AmeriCorps members, alums and staff interested in these scholarships must complete the full application process for the institution. Please pay close attention to deadlines and consider beginning work on your applications early in the year.