Getting Started – Download NAVIGATE

1. Go to Google Play or the Apple App Store

2. Search “Navigate” to install app

3. Once installed, search for “College of Staten Island”

4. Enter your CUNYfirst username and password to log in - the same username and password used to CUNYfirst student center.



Download on the AppStore

Get it on GooglePlay


Don't have a smartphone? You can still use the desktop version

For the best results, Google Chrome or Mozilla Firefox web browsers are recommended.


Installation Requirements

iOS Devices:  Requires iOS 9.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.

Android Devices:  Requires Android 4.1 and up.

International Students

If you are an international student, you may need to set your local address for your Apple Store or Google Play account. Instructions can be found here.


Access to NAVIGATE


Navigate will be available to all College of Staten Island undergraduate students in spring 2020.


User Support

Having problems with Navigate? E-mail



Why Use Navigate?

Get Step-by-Step Guidance: Navigate is a free mobile app that will help you thrive at the College of Staten Island. Navigate can help students at all levels, whether you’re just getting started or nearing graduation. Think of it as a personal advisor in your pocket!


Never Miss Important Events: From attending orientation to preparing for finals, you now have a clear timeline of what you need to do. Within each To-Do, Navigate connects you to the links and resources you need to get things done. Navigate's academic calendar feature can integrate with your smartphone and gives you the ability to synchronize your classes and important dates so you do not miss any deadlines.


Find the Right Fit: Navigate’s Major Exploration tool connects your interests and goals to the right major at the College - fill out a short survey and see which programs match!


Have Answers at Your Fingertips : Get handy tips and tutorials on everything from getting involved in student organizations to paying for college.


Connect to the Support You Need - Faster: Have questions or run into a problem? Navigate’s appointment scheduler gets you to the academic advisor who can help. Best of all, the appointments sync onto your phone’s calendar.


Appointment Scheduling

Schedule appointments, including academic advisors and tutoring, quickly and easily.


Class Schedule

View your class schedule, and integrate it into your smartphone with the push of a button.


My Major

Match your interests and career goals with the right major, and look at transferable skills and career options for each major.


Seamlessly connect to CSI resources from your phone.


Study Buddies*

Connect with other students in your class sections who are interested in creating study groups outside of class.


*Note: Be smart when meeting up with study groups for the first time, including planning to meet in groups of three or more, as well as meeting in public spaces.



Step-by-step guidance and tips on paying for college, making progress toward your degree, getting involved on campus, and much more.