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The John Jay College Institute for Justice and Opportunity needs your help to make sure people can go to school and succeed there. Our Student Financial Assistance Fund provides direct financial support to help participants in our College Initiative program pay rent and utility bills, buy groceries, and surmount other financial obstacles that would otherwise derail their academic progress. Please consider making a contribution today.

To Donate Online:

From this donation page, click the “Select” button across from “John Jay College Institute for Justice and Opportunity.” 

To Donate By Check: 

Please make the check payable to John Jay College of Criminal Justice (with “Institute for Justice and Opportunity” in the memo) and mail it to the John Jay College Institute for Justice and Opportunity / 524 West 59 Street, Suite 603 BMW / New York, NY 10019.

For assistance, please contact Matt Bond, Communications and Development Coordinator, at

Please note that web-based donations are processed through our fiscal sponsor, the Research Foundation of CUNY (a 501c3) and that checks are processed through John Jay College.