Camp College Committee


Co Chairs

Marcelle Hicks (Term 2023-2024)
Dean of Admissions and Financial Aid
New York Institute of Technology 



Tiarah Vergara (Term 2023-2024)
Director, Student Success Center
Cypress Hills Local Development Corporation 



[email protected]


The charge of the Camp College Committee is to support NYSACAC in promoting inclusion, access and success in post-secondary education for students through participation in college preparatory camps. A summary of co-chair responsibilities is listed in the NYSACAC Policies and Procedures Manual.

Subcommittees and Responsibilities

College Fair: This sub-committee will organize, advertise, and collect funds for the fairs during both camps.
Communications and Data: This sub-committee will create or update all letters and flyers needed for Camp College. It will also manage our email, Facebook and Twitter accounts and create door decorations. They will also create, distribute, and college data for post-camp surveys for students and mentors.
Training & Curriculum: This sub-committee will be responsible for the workshops and the updating of the book.
Donations, Grants, and Fundraising: This sub-committee will help us raise money and collect items for camp, including grant writing, outreach to companies for donations, outreach to NYSACAC for college donations and sponsorships, ribbon selling, raffles, and brainstorming.