REACH NY is a network of civil rights, student-serving, veteran, education, and civic organizations dedicated to a statewide postsecondary equity agenda that results in more first-generation and other under-represented students earning a college degree or high-quality workforce credential.


The Path to
Postsecondary Opportunity

Access, affordability, and outcomes are key higher education concerns among young people in NYC.

Multiple Pathways, Inequitable Journeys 

Differing pathways to earning a degree drive inequitable outcomes in New York State’s higher education system.

Aiming Higher

How investing in postsecondary education attainment will put New York State on the path to a bright future.

Beyond Attainment

A look at postsecondary pathways that lead to higher earnings