2017-2018 Graduate Bulletin

Special Provisions for Students in the Military

The following policies apply to students who leave CUNY to fulfill military obligations.

  1. Students called up to the reserves or drafted before the end of the semester:

Grades. In order to obtain a grade, a student must attend 13 weeks; 5 weeks for summer session.

Refunds. A student called up to the reserves or drafted or who does not attend for a sufficient time to qualify for a grade is entitled to a 100 percent refund of tuition and all other fees except application fees.

  1. Students who volunteer (enlist) for the military:

Grades. Same provision as for students called up to the reserves. In order to obtain a grade, a student must attend 13 weeks; five weeks for summer session.

Refunds. The amount of the refund depends upon whether the withdrawal is before the fifth week of classes.

Withdrawal before the beginning of the fifth calendar week (third calendar week for summer sessions): 100 percent refund of tuition and all other fees except application fees.

Withdrawal thereafter: 50 percent refund.

  1. Other Provisions for Military Service:

Resident Tuition Rates.

These lower rates are applicable to all members of the armed services on full-time active duty and stationed in the State of New York, and to their spouses and their dependent children.

Re-enrollment of Veterans.

Veterans who are returning students are given preferred treatment in the following ways:

Veterans who were former students with unsatisfactory scholastic records may be readmitted with a probationary program.

  • Veterans, upon their return, may register even after normal registration periods, without late fees.
  • Granting of college credit for military service and armed forces instructional courses.
  • Veterans returning too late to register may audit classes without charge.

Late Admissions.

Veterans with no previous college experience are permitted to file applications up to the date of registration, and are allowed to begin classes pending completion of their application and provision of supporting documents.

Readmission Fee.

Upon return from military service, a student will not be charged a readmission fee to register at the same college.

All students per semester/session $15.00
Full- and part-time students per semester/session
Full-time $60.35
Part-time $60.35
Full-time students per semester/session $125.00
Part-time students per semester/session $62.50
Application for Admission (May not be paid online; Check or Money Order Only) $125.00
Change of Program $18.00
Duplicate Diploma $30.00
Duplicate ID (Obtained from Public Safety; Cash Only) $10.00
Late Registration $25.00
Maintenance of Matriculation
New York State Resident $210.00
Out-of-State Resident $340.00
Payment Reprocessing $20.00
Reactivation of Application for Admission $125.00
Readmission $20.00
Thesis Binding (two copies) $30.00
Transcript of Record $7.00
 Academic Excellence  
The City University of New York adopted an Excellence Fee that will be applied to all students enrolled in the MA program in Forensic Psychology, the MA program in Forensic Mental Health
Counseling, the Postgraduate Certificate in Forensic Psychology, and the MA-JD Dual Degree
Program with the NY Law School.  The per semester fees are as follows:
 Students taking 3 credits  $125
 Students taking 6 credits  $250
 Students taking 9 credits  $375
Students taking a full-time course load of 12 (or more)  $500