Freshman Students


We are seeking students who will thrive at City both academically and personally while contributing to the community inside and outside of the classroom. Candidates will be considered on the basis of overall strength of academic preparation, grades in individual subjects, and overall high school average. Applicants who have taken the General Equivalency Diploma (GED) examination must submit test scores and can be eligible provided they have attained a score of at least 3250 or higher.


When and How to Apply

General Deadlines:

  • Fall – Feb 1
  • Spring – September 15

Applications that are mailed or submitted electronically after the deadline will be considered on a space available basis only.

Freshman applicants are required to submit official high school transcripts and a $65.00 non-refundable application fee. Those who have a General Equivalency Diploma (GED) must also submit their GED test scores. Applications, fees and all other documentation must be sent to the University Application Processing Center. Click here to start your application online.
Advanced Placement

Transfer Evaluation Services evaluates advanced placement (A.P.), international baccalaureate (I.B.), A Level, and College Level Examination Program (CLEP) examination scores, as well as College Now courses. Please submit official transcript for College Now to the Office of Admissions Evaluation Services. You should arrange to have official score reports of A.P. examinations forwarded to the Office of Admissions directly from the College Board.

You may bring your original official A.P., I.B. or A Level examination scores to Evaluation Services in the Office of Admissions. Students may receive up to 32 credits through A.P., IB or A Level examinations; equivalences vary by department. Please see the guidelines.

Still have questions? Sign up for one of our Undergraduate Information Sessions where you will have an opportunity to speak directly with one of our Admissions professionals. 


Last Updated: 08/14/2023 09:51