ISSP Information

CBC Updates

Welcome back, College Before College students!

We are excited to work with you this semester!

Gateway Registration starts on August 19th for HSP students. Before then, be sure you have a list of classes approved by your ISSP Coordinator. Submit your list today if you have not already! Follow the registration instructions emailed to you by Ms. Vega, as they are different for Returner and NEW students. All students must have placements entered by Gateway and be able to log in to their CommNet accounts and Gateway emails. For log in help:

Southern Registration is open to both NEW and Returner students who have a list of classes approved by their ISSP Coordinator. Submit your list today if you have not already! Follow the registration instructions emailed to you by Southern. All students must be able to log in to their MySCSU accounts and college emails. For log in help:

Yale Approvals for “Shopping” are ongoing. Send a list of classes that interest you to your Coordinator today, if you have not already! She will add comments and approvals/denials and will guide you regarding next steps. Please note that you may choose only fully online classes, and be sure you are searching the Fall, 2020, schedule.


Course Search — Yale

See new page above if you are accepted to take a Fall 2020 Yale course.

Course Search – SCSU

See new page above if you are accepted to take a Fall 2020 Southern course.

Course Search – GWCC

See new page above if you are accepted to take a Fall 2020 Gateway course.

Transcript Requests-Don’t Forget!


Please remember you must send the transcripts from the colleges you attended to the institution you intend to attend in the fall in order for your college class credits to transfer.

Please see the transcript section on this page.

The Fall 2020 College Before College program application window is now closed.

The next application window, for classes that begin in January of 2021, will open in October.
Carefully review the information on the CBC, FAQ, and College Class Qualification pages above and to the left, before applying to a program or contacting ISSP Coordinators regarding this program.
Due to COVID-19, please be advised of the following:
  • Applying to a program does not guarantee acceptance.
  • Acceptance to a program does not guarantee enrollment.
  • Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, fall semester plans at all of the colleges are subject to change at any time. NHPS policies and procedures for college classes and HS/college students are also subject to change.
  • Students who may have difficulty responding to abrupt changes, including a sudden return to all online classes, are encouraged to wait until circumstances have normalized.

Internet Access

During this time of at-home, online learning, please see the following if you need internet access:

Xfinity WiFi Free For Everyone: Xfinity WiFi hotspots across the country will be available to anyone who needs them for free. For a map of Xfinity WiFi hotspots, visit Once at a hotspot, consumers should select the “xfinitywifi” network name in the list of available hotspots and then launch a browser (Chrome, Safari, etc.). Try searching for Xfinity WiFi from inside first. Be sure to maintain six feet of social distance from other people, if you must go outdoors to access a hotspot.


To add internet service to your home:

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International Relations Summer Program @ Yale

Are you entering grade 9, 10, 11, or 12 this fall? Are you super interested in International issues and Model United Nations type activities? If so, then the Yale International Relations Leadership Institute may be for you! It will run for a week this summer, from August 1st-9th on the Yale campus, and there are both residential and commuter options available. Financial aid is also available! Follow the link below for more info and/or to apply. Deadline is March 20th, and the application has several elements, including a recommendation letter, so don’t delay!

Transcript Requests

Transcript Requests-

If you would like an official copy of your transcript either for yourself or for any institution you eventually attend, please see these links-







Please note that the application for Summer 2020 SSRI Internships at Yale has been EXTENDED to January 21st! This is an exceptional summer opportunity for science-oriented New Haven high school students who will be 16 by June 26th. DO NOT DELAY, as you need to include a resume, teacher recommendation, and transcript WITH your application. Click here for more information and/or to apply: