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Welcome to Hunter College Graduate Admissions


We are pleased to learn of your interest in pursuing graduate studies at Hunter College. Our graduate programs are wide-ranging, affordable, acclaimed and student-centered. They combine extraordinary faculty; real-world training in the heart of Manhattan; an exceptionally diverse, stimulating student population; uncommon respect for your abilities and your time; and unparalleled support for your goals. All at an exceptional value.

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Hunter College will be closed on:

Monday, February 12 in observance of Abraham Lincoln's Birthday

Monday, February 19 in observance of President's Day

Hunter College considers applicants on a rolling basis and space availability to many of our graduate programs after the advertised deadlines. Please contact Graduate Admissions at for specific information.

Fall 2024 Degree Admission - GRE/GMAT Waiver

The Hunter College Senate recently approved a GRE/GMAT waiver for applicants applying to the following programs:

MS Accounting, MA Anthropology, MA Art History, MA Biochemistry, MA Computer Science, MA Economics, MA English Literature, MA French, MS Geoinformatics, MA History, MA Italian, MA Psychology, MA Pure Mathematics, MA Statistics & Applied Math and MA Spanish

The faculty of the School of Education also voted to waive the GRE admission requirement for Spring 2024 and Fall 2024 applicants.


Fall 2024 Application Fee Waivers

All current Hunter College Seniors and all Hunter College alumni (undergraduate) are eligible to receive an application fee waiver when applying to a graduate program for the Fall 2024 term. Here's how to receive your application fee waiver:

-Apply Online *click on the Create Account tab

-In the Educational History section, be sure to indicate that you received or will receive your bachelor's degree from Hunter College

-After you have completed and reviewed your application, click the "Submit Application" button

-Do not pay the $75 application processing fee. The online graduate degree applicaton system, should bypass the payment method. If not, choose the "Pay by Check" payment option, but do not submit a payment.

-Within a few days, we will confirm your Hunter College graduation status, and automatically process your application fee waiver. 


  • Applicants who submit an application to the following programs prior to June 30, 2024 are eligible for a sponsored application fee. These programs are listed below:
Adolescent Mathematics Education (Grades 7-12) - Master's and Post Master's Advanced Certificate
Adolescent Mathematics Professional Certificate (Grades 7-12) - Master's
Childhood Education with a Specialization in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) - Master's
Elementary Math Specialist - Master's
Bilingual Childhood Education (Grades 1-6) -Master's
Bilingual Early Childhood Education (Birth-Grade 2) - Master's
Bilingual Education Extension for Teachers- Advance Certificate
Bilingual Extension for Pupil Personnel Services - Advance Certificate

Applying for Graduate Studies - the Essentials:

This site contains all of the information that you need to complete an online application for graduate studies:

  • Program Requirements outlines key program information and admissions requirements for each Hunter graduate program
  • Applying contains important information about the Degree, Non-Degree, and Readmission application processes, including application deadlines, special requirements for international applicants and a link to Hunter’s online application
  • New Graduate Students links you to all the information you need to register for your first semester as a graduate student at Hunter College
  • Tuition links you to tuition and fee information for graduate students and financial aid resources
  • FAQs respond to questions most commonly asked by applicants
Office Hours

Monday - Thursday 10AM - 5PM

Friday 10AM - 3PM

Telephone (212) 396-6049


*Our office is currently assisting students and prospective applicants at the Welcome Center, Rm 100 North Building (located on the first floor-main Hunter College campus)

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