Skip to Main Content


The City College of New York application process is self-managed. Responsibility for gathering the required documents such as official transcripts and letters of recommendation rests with the applicant. The applicant (this includes students who are attending or have attended City College) must submit these supporting items as a package to the Office of Admissions, including official documents in their original sealed envelopes.

The applicant must submit the following material to the Office of Admissions, The City College of New York, Wille Administration Building, Room 101, 160 Convent Avenue, New York, NY 10031:

  1. Online application (available on the City College website).

  2. Two letters of recommendation from faculty members personally acquainted with the applicant’s academic achievement.

  3. Official transcripts from college/universities attended, submitted in sealed envelopes.

  4. A personal statement.

  5. An official GRE score report should be sent to The City College of New York, institution code 2083. More information on the GRE can be found at

All documents become the property of The City College and cannot be returned. No original foreign documents can be returned unless accompanied at the time of filing by photostatic copies that have been verified by admissions personnel. All foreign documents must be accompanied by official English translations.

Application Deadline Dates: February 1st for the Fall semester and Nov. 15th for Spring semester.