SEEK New Student Checklist 
The checklist below contains the steps you will need to complete before you can confirm your seat in the SEEK Program and register for classes! 

  • Financial Aid: Complete your 2021-22 FAFSA and TAP application online. 
  • Be accepted to The College of Staten Island (CSI)
  • Accept the offer of admission on CUNYfirst to CSI
  • Receive an invitation email to attend a SEEK Information Session
  • Complete and Submit: 2021-2022 SEEK Supplemental Form. In addition, you must submit:
    • A signed copy of parent(s) income taxes-2019
    • A federal IRS tax transcript from the IRS office-2019
    • Other supporting proof of income documents-2019
  • Attend a SEEK Information Session
  • Receive income eligibility confirmation from SEEK
  • Health History Forms: Complete and submit your Health History Forms and proof of immunizations 
  • Advisement and Registration: Meet with SEEK Counselor to register for classes and review the guidelines for the SEEK Program.  
  • Complete the SEEK Summer Program OR for students that have not yet met the proficiency requirements for English and/or Math (as determined by the proficiency Index score as established by CUNY) complete either CSI’s free Immersion Program or attend CUNYSTART/MATHSTART