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Application Fee

Can I pay the application fee with a check instead of using a credit card?

If you cannot pay the application fee using a credit card, you may send us a personal or bank check or a money order in US Funds drawn on a US bank. No other form of payment will be accepted. Please print a payment voucher from the online application after you submit your application and mail it with your check or money order. Your application will not be processed until we receive your payment.   

To whom should my application fee check be made payable?

All checks should be made payable to: Hunter College.

Is the application fee refundable?

The application fee is not refundable under any circumstances, regardless of the outcome, the date of filing, time of review, or, if for whatever reason, the application is withdrawn.

When I submitted the online application I selected to pay by check, but I rather pay by credit card. Could I change my payment method?

Once you submited the online application, the payment method cannot be changed. You would need to submit either a check, or money order made payable to HUNTER COLLEGE.

Are there any type of Application Fee Waivers?

Applicants who are Veterans of the U.S. Military Service, currently on Active Duty or members of the National Guard or Reserves are eligible for application fee waivers. Just prior to submitting your application, email your request for a fee waiver, along with proof of your Veteran/Military status to  In other cases, the application fee is required.

Graduate Admissions Office Hours

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

Fridays 10:00am-12:00pm

The graduate admissions office will be CLOSED on:

Thursday, November 26 - Thanksgiving Recess

Friday, November 27 - Thanksgiving Recess

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