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Commitment Deposit

In order to reserve your space in the graduate program please respond to the enrollment survey through the online application no later than three weeks from the date of your official notification. Please log back into your online application using your Username and Password and click on the "Your application decision is now available online" link. This link will lead you to your official notification and the Hunter College Graduate Enrollment Form (located towards the bottom of the letter in purple font) where you can let us know whether you will be attending.

To access the online application system click here.

All newly accepted graduate degree students must submit a non-refundable, non-deferrable commitment deposit of $250 (USD) to reserve their space in the graduate program and register for courses. The commitment deposit will be credited towards the student's first semester tuition charges. Commitment deposits are due three weeks from the date on your official acceptance letter.

  • Graduate applicants admitted into a graduate degree program who are Veterans of the United States Military Service, currently on Active Duty or members of the National Guard or Reserves, (submit the required proof) are EXEMPT from paying the $250 commitment deposit.
  • Graduate applicants who are offered Non-Matriculated status are NOT REQUIRED to pay the $250 commitment deposit.
  • Applicants admitted into the Doctor of Education Degree (Ed.D.) Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP), PhD in Nursing, and Doctor of Physical Therapy program (DPT) are NOT REQUIRED to submit a commitment deposit. All admitted students need to acknowledge their acceptance through the online application system.

To Pay the Deposit:

  • Detach the bottom of your Commitment Deposit Form (the Commitment Deposit Form will accompany your letter of acceptance).
  • Record your Applicant (AY) ID Number on your check or money order payable to Hunter College
  • *Commitment deposits cannot be paid online, or over the phone with a credit card at the moment
  • Mail your check or money order to: Hunter College, Office of The Bursar, Room 238 North, 695 Park Ave., New York, NY 10065
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