Hunter College AANAPISI Project (HCAP) is funded by the U.S. Department of Education’s Asian American and Native American Pacific Islander-Serving Institutions (AANAPISI) Program to enhance academic and student support services for Asian American and Pacific Islander and other high-need students at Hunter College, including first-generation college goers, English Language Learners, and students from immigrant families.
Academic support for students with multilingual backgrounds through courses, summer and winter seminars, and workshops on academic reading, writing, and presenting.
Outreach events, courses centered on AAPI communities and mental health, referrals with NYC community mental health centers, and collaboration with departments and services at Hunter College.
Workshops that provide skills and knowledge to help students manage their personal finances in a way that supports their academic and life goals.
Peer mentorship, resources, and community building programs to support new transfer students to Hunter College.
AAPI community research skills courses, workshops, and undergraduate research assistantships with Hunter faculty mentors.