Apply quickly and easily online. CSI has continuous admissions; however, applications should be filed early. Priority deadline for the Spring semester is September 15th. Priority deadline for the Fall semester is February 1.

First Time Applicants

First time applicants are students who have not previously attended any college, university, and/or proprietary school within or outside the United States since graduating from high school or secondary school.

Applicants are required to submit the following to be considered for admission to the College of Staten Island:

  • Completed freshman application
  • $65 application fee
  • Official high school transcript
  • Copy of high school diploma or high school equivalency diploma and scores
  • SAT or ACT scores (required for entrance to baccalaureate programs)
  • Review the full application and instructions document


Transfer Applicants

Transfer applicants are students who have attended any college, university, and/or proprietary school since graduating from high school or secondary school.  This applies whether or not the applicant is seeking transfer credit and/or changing program of study.

Applicants are required to submit the following to be considered for admission to the College of Staten Island:

  • Completed transfer application
  • $70 application fee
  • Official college transcript(s)
  • Official high school transcript
  • Copy of high school diploma or high school equivalency diploma and scores
  • Review the full transfer application and instructions document

Graduate School Applicants

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Students Educated Outside the United States

You are considered a student educated outside the U.S. if you have received part or all of your secondary and/or post secondary education in a country other than the United States.

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