Eligibility Requirements

You may be eligible for CCNY ACE if you answer YES to ALL the following questions:

  • Have you been accepted to CCNY as a transfer student?
  • Are you a full-time student? (12 credits or more)
  • Do you have an Associate Degree?
  • Have you completed no more than 80 credits?
  • Are you a New York State resident and/or eligible for in-state tuition?
  • Have you declared a CCNY ACE-eligible major (see below)?
  • Have you completed the FAFSA and the New York State TAP application?
    • Students not receiving financial aid due to immigration status may join but not receive a tuition scholarship
    • Students under the New York Dream Act may be eligible to receive state aid, including TAP, Excelsior, and other state-administered scholarships. Visit NY Dream Act for eligibility and to apply.

Note: Students cannot be in CCNY ACE and SEEK. Transfer students confirmed to participate in SEEK are not eligible to apply to ACE.

Last Updated: 10/18/2023 15:26