Freshmen and Transfers can apply quickly and easily online using one of the following options. Please read carefully and select the one that works best for you. CSI has rolling 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.

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The CUNY Application

The Spring 2020 application is currently open.

The Fall 2020 CUNY application will open on September 3rd, 2019.

The CUNY Application​ allows you to apply to multiple CUNY colleges with one application.

  • Apply to 6 colleges as a freshman with one application fee
  • Apply to 4 colleges as a transfer with one application fee
  • Apply to the Macaulay Honors College
  • Currently enrolled CUNY students should apply with the CUNY application

 

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The Common Application

Fall 2020 application will open on September 3rd, 2019. The Common Application is for Fall admission only.

The Common Application allows you to apply to the following CUNY Colleges with one application fee:

  • College of Staten Island
  • Baruch
  • Brooklyn
  • Hunter College
  • Queens College

Students who wish to apply to Macaulay Honors College must use the CUNY Application.

Current CUNY students must use the CUNY Application.


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)


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


Returning Students - Undergraduate

Students who previously attended CSI as a matriculated student can apply for readmission by completing an Undergraduate Readmission Application.


Graduate School Applicants

Click here for application information.

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.

Click here for application information