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This page contains recent blog posts relating to Admissions. For offical program information, visit the Prospective Students portal.

Spring 2015 New Student Orientation- CANCELLED

January 23, 2015
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**UPDATE (1/26/15) Due to the extreme weather forecast, we have decided to cancel the New Student Orientation that was scheduled for tomorrow (Tuesday, 1/27) evening.  We will not be able to reschedule this event. In lieu of attending orientation, please … Continued

Spring 2015 Application Deadline Approaching

January 5, 2015
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The deadline to submit or complete pending applications for Spring 2015 consideration is Wednesday, January 21st. Applications received or completed after that date will be considered for the following semester. Applications and instructions can be found here: http://cunyba.gc.cuny.edu/apply/

Applications Still Being Accepted for Spring 2015

December 10, 2014
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Applications are currently being accepted on a rolling basis for Spring 2015 consideration. Students are encouraged to apply as soon as possible if they are interested in being considered for the upcoming semester. The Prospective Students section of this website … Continued

Fall 2014 New Student Orientation

August 19, 2014
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The New Student Orientation will be held on Tuesday, August 26th at 5:45pm in the Elebash Recital Hall at the CUNY Graduate Center (first floor).  Please make every effort to attend as important information will be shared by CUNY Baccalaureate … Continued

Fall 2014 Application Submission Deadline Approaching

August 14, 2014
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The deadline to submit or complete pending applications for Fall 2014 consideration is Friday, August 22nd. Applications received or completed after that date will be considered for the following semester. Applications and instructions can be found here: http://cunyba.gc.cuny.edu/apply/

Applications Still Being Accepted for Summer/Fall 2014

July 16, 2014
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Applications are currently being accepted on a rolling admissions basis for Summer and Fall 2014 consideration. Students are encouraged to apply as soon as possible if they are interested in being considered for the upcoming semester. The Prospective Students section … Continued

New Student Orientation Rescheduled to Friday at 4pm

January 21, 2014

We have decided to reschedule the New Student Orientation originally scheduled for this evening due to the weather.  Our office will be open today with limited staff. The new Orientation session will take place on Friday, January 24th at 4pm … Continued

A Few Days Left to Apply for Spring 2014

January 13, 2014
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We accept applications on a rolling admission basis throughout the year. Applicants are encouraged to apply as far in advance as possible for the semester they are interested in being considered. We are currently accepting applications for the Spring 2014 term … Continued

7 Best Practices for Writing Your Personal Statement

December 16, 2013

The personal statement. It’s something that is asked of you when applying to college, to graduate school, to scholarship and fellowship opportunities. For many, it can be a source of anxiety and lead to writer’s block. But personal statements present … Continued

Help! I’ve Changed My Mind, But My College Doesn’t Have That Major!

December 5, 2013

Choosing the right college and getting accepted were major milestones for you. Now, you are there and taking courses in your chosen major…and it’s just not working out. You are bored. Your grades are low, maybe even failing. The content … Continued

Fall 2013 New Student Orientation

August 15, 2013
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The New Student Orientation will be held on Thursday, August 22nd at 5:45pm in the Elebash Recital Hall at the CUNY Graduate Center (first floor).  Please make every effort to attend as important information will be shared by CUNY Baccalaureate … Continued

10 Tips for Requesting an Academic Letter of Recommendation

June 6, 2013

Competitive colleges, scholarships and special programs typically require students to submit letters of recommendation.  Yet, it is very common to feel nervous or intimidated about asking for one.  We’ve put together ten tips you can use as a guide to … Continued

7 Ways to Make Your Personal Statement Shine

June 5, 2013

As a college admissions officer to a highly-selective interdisciplinary program, I have had the chance to review hundreds of college admissions essays. Traditionally, highly-competitive colleges and special programs require students to submit personal statements or essays as part of their … Continued

Are you Ready to go Back to College? 11 Questions to Consider

April 8, 2013

Are you Ready to go Back to College? 11 Questions to Consider The idea of going back to college can be an intimidating at first, but the rewards can far outweigh the fears.  Here is a checklist to help you … Continued

What Is The Most Affordable College in New York?

April 8, 2013

The exhorbitant cost of a college education, the financial burdens students and families incur, even the value of a college degree itself are topics of stressful household discussion, as well as part of a national debate. Solutions seem elusive, but … Continued