The Brooklyn-Long Island Alumni Chapter of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity, Inc. will host its 3rd annual College Bus Tour during the the NYC DOE spring break. The dates of the tour is Sunday, April 1, 2018 to Friday, April 6, 2018. The tour will consist of college/universities in the North Carolina (North Carolina A & T University, Winston Salem State University, Johnson C. Smith University, St. Augustine University, Fayetteville State University, Shaw University, Bennett College and Livingstone College).
The tour is open to all NY/NJ/CT students (male/female) from grades 9th - 12th. The cost of the trip is $375.00 (which includes travel/lodging/meals on selected campuses). The trip will also include visits to the African American Museum and the Martin Luther King, Jr. monument in Washington, DC, which will be on the last day of the tour. (tour schedule is subject to change based on availability). *8th graders graduating during the Spring of 2018 can attend, but will require a letter of recommendation from their guidance counselor & teacher to attach with the application*
ALL APPLICATIONS & FEES ARE DUE 3/3/18. Payment plans are available upon request. To reserve your seat, please submit your application prior to the 3/3/2018 deadline.
To fill out the application on-line, click here
If you need to download a physical application or experiencing issues with the on-line process, click here for word version
/click here for pdf version
To send payments check/money order, please make it out to Brooklyn-LI Alumni. You can send the payment via mail to:
263 Midwood Street
Brooklyn, NY 11225
Attn: 2018 Felix Romain College Tour
Students must participate in the workshops which are designed to prepare them for the college experience. Topics include application assistance, campus life, scholarships and financial aid. They also serve as an opportunity for the students to get to know each other prior to the college tour. The workshops also allow students to get to know each other before going on the tour.
The dates/titles for the workshops. All workshops will be held at Public School 3 (50 Jefferson Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11216) from 11:00am - 1:00pm (except 3/3/2018)
Brooklyn Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Incorporated, College Fair (
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. We encourage all our students for the tour to attend this event to ask questions about HBCU's to prepare for the tour.
3/10/18 - Parent/Student Orientation (Mandatory for Parents/Guardians). The program will occur in two segments: The Student Orientation Program is our special session prior to the College Tour. Parents will have a separate workshop at this time. All participants will receive additional information about this orientation session. Financial Literacy & Academic Integrity. This workshop reviews the basics of budgeting, credit, and banking practices. It also includes a discussion and review of issues related to academic integrity including plagiarism, proper citation, and other factors. We go over learning styles and preferences awareness are discussed as a strategy to improve academic success.
3/24/18 - The College Experience: An Interactive Panel Discussion. Panel discussion with current college This students and new graduates. Topics to be explored include the relevance of higher education, academic success, social factors, mentoring relationships, etc.) Final rules for the tour will also be discussed.