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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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Summer 2022 Friday Schedule

Hunter College will be closed on the following Fridays - June 17, July 1, July 15, July 22, July 29, August 5 and August 12

Hunter College is still considering applicants on a rolling basis and space availability to most of our graduate programs for Fall 2022.

Fall 2022 Extended Deadlines


School of Arts and Sciences

MS Accounting - July 1

MA Economics - August 1

MA Geoinformatics and GIS Cert. - July 1

MA Geography - July 1

MA Translation and Interpreting - July 1

MS Social Reasearch - August 1


School of Education - click here for extended deadline information


Hunter-Bellevue School of Nursing

MS Adult/Gerontological Clinical Nurse Specialist

MS Community/Public Health Nursing


Fall 2022 Degree Admission - GRE/GMAT Waiver

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

EdD Doctor of Education in Instructional Leadership, MS Accounting, MA Anthropology, MA Art History, MA Biochemistry, MA Computer Science, MA Economics, MA English Literature, MA French, MS Geoinformatics, MA Italian, MA Psychology, MA Pure Mathematics, and MA in Statistics & Applied Math


Application Fee Waivers

Current Hunter College Seniors Application Fee Waiver Current Hunter College seniors (undergraduates graduating with their first bachelor's degree from Hunter College) could be eligible for an application fee waiver. Contact to find out how to request an application fee waiver. When submitting the online graduate degree application, select 'Pay by Check' but do not submit a payment.

CUNY Sponsored Application Fee Applicants who submit an application prior to June 1, 2022 to the following programs are eligible for a sponsored application fee:

Adolescent Mathematics (Grades 7-12), MA and Post Master's Advance Certificate
Adolescent Mathematics Professional Certificate, MA
Adolescent Special Education Generalist (Grades 7-12) Master's and Advance Certificate
Childhood Special Education: Behavior Disorders (Grades 1-6) Master's and Advance Certificate
Childhood Special Education: Learning Disabilities (Grades 1-6) Master's and Advance Certificate
Childhood Special Education: Severe/Multiple Disabilities, MSEd
Early Childhood Development and Learning: Diverse Children and Families (Birth-Grade 2) (Early Childhood Special Ed) Master's and Advance Certificate
Early Childhood Development and Learning: Diverse Children and Families w/Severe Multiple Disabilities (Birth - Grade 2) Master's

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
Virtual Office Hours

Monday - Thursday 10AM - 5PM

Friday 10AM - 3PM

*Due to the COVID-19 public health crisis, the graduate admissions team is working remotely

Please direct all inquiries via:

Telephone: (212) 396-6049


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CUNY's COVID-19 response

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