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School of Education

Extended Deadlines

All of the graduate degree programs under the School of Education (EXCEPT MSEd in School Counseling; MSEd in Mental Health Counseling; MA in Dance Education; Adv. Cert. in Supervision and Administration, and EdD in Instructional Leadership) have extended their deadline until Wednesday, June 1

School of Arts and Sciences

Extended Deadlines

The following graduate degree programs have extended their deadline until Wednesday, June 1: MS in AccountingMA in Geography; Certificate in Geographic Information Science; MFA in Integrated Media ArtsMA in Statistics and Applied Mathematics

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Readmission Policy & Procedure


Fall Semester July 1
Winter Session October 15
Spring Semester December 1
Summer Session  April 15

Graduate Readmission Policies:

  • This application is to be used only if you have previously attended and completed at least one semester as a graduate student at Hunter College and wish to return. 
  • You can only be readmitted to the same status in which you formerly attended.  If you are a former non-degree student and are seeking admission to a degree program you must complete the graduate degree application
  • If you have been accepted as a matriculated student for a previous semester but did not register for classes, you cannot use this application. You must reapply by completing the graduate degree application.
  • If you are a graduate degree student who had an approved leave of absence you must file for readmission in order to return to Hunter College.

Additional Requirements:

  • If your graduate GPA is below 3.0 and you still want to apply for readmission, submit a Graduate Readmission Probation Approval Form  signed by the Graduate Advisor and Division Dean along with your Application for Graduate Readmission.
  • If the allowed time period for completion of your degree has passed (School of Arts and Sciences - 4 years; School of Education, Schools of Public Health - 6 years; and Silberman School of Social Work - 5 years) submit an approved Application for Graduate Time Extension along with your application for Graduate Readmission .
  • If you are applying for degree readmission and completed graduate course work in your absence from Hunter College, arrange to have official transcripts from all colleges or universities attended sent to:
Hunter College
Graduate Admissions Office, Room 223 North
695 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10065

Application Fee:

The following application fees are required for readmission:

 Degree students $ 20
 Non-degree students $125

The application fee will be collected at the time of your first registration.  Do Not Send the Application Fee in With Your Application!

Review and Notification:

Students who left the college in good academic standing, (grade point average 3.0 or higher) and are within the allowed time period for their degree completion (five years from the date of matriculation for students in the School of Education, Schools of Health Professions, and Silberman School of Social Work; four years of the date of matriculation for students in the School of Arts and Sciences)  are generally approved for readmission.  If your application and supporting material are acceptable, materials will be sent with further instructions about registration. Consult your Graduate Advisor regarding planning your registration and future studies.

Graduate Admissions Office Hours

Monday-Thursday 10:00am-5:00pm

Friday 10:00am-12:00pm

*Please follow the Hunter College website for additional college closings

The graduate admissions office will be closed on:

Monday, May 30 - Memorial Day

March 2014 »
School of Nursing

Extended Deadlines:

The following graduate degree programs have extended their Fall 2016 deadline until Sunday, May 16 : Adult/Gerontology Clinical Nurse Specialist-MS, Community/Public Health Nursing-MS,Gerontological/Adult Nurse Practitioner-MS, Adult/Gerontological Nurse Practitioner-DNP, Community/Public Health Nursing-DNP, Psychiatric/Mental Health Nurse Practitioner-DNP, Family Nurse Practitioner-DNP (only applicants with completed MS)