Student Consumer Information/Right to Know
CUNY Baccalaureate is administered through the CUNY Graduate School and University Center. Students will find a summary of consumer information for prospective and current students maintained by The Graduate Center here.
All CUNY BA students are matriculated at one of the CUNY colleges. Information about policies and procedures that apply to all CUNY students, including all CUNY BA students, please visit the CUNY Consumer Information website.
In accordance with federal regulations, set forth by the Higher Education Opportunity Act of 1965, as amended, below is a summary of consumer information that must be made available to all prospective and enrolled students. This page combines resources from CUNY BA, The Graduate Center and CUNY.
General Institutional Information for The Graduate Center
- Graduate Center FAQs
- Strategic Plan 2017-2022
- Leadership and Governance
- University Center Schools
- Handbooks and Publications
- Accreditation, Approval, and Licensure of Institution and Programs
- All of CUNY’s campuses are accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education.
- All of CUNY’s degree programs are registered with the New York State Department of Education.
- For additional information about the accreditation of health and teaching programs on a CUNY campus, visit the National Center for Education Statistics website for details.
- Diversity and Inclusion
- Instructional Facilities
- Ombuds Office
- Computer Use Policy
General Institutional Information for CUNY
- Privacy of Student Records – Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act (FERPA)
- Facilities and Services for Students with Disabilities
- For information about facilities and services for students with disabilities on a specific campus, please visit the website for that campus
- Price of Attendance
- Copyright Infringement and File Sharing – Policies and Sanctions
- Computer Use Policy
- Career and Job Placement Services
- Student Activities
- For information about student activities on a specific campus, please visit the website for that campus.
- CUNY policy on Academic Freedom
Academics- CUNY BA
- CUNY Academic Calendar
- Course Schedules via CUNY global class search
- Academic Policies and Procedures
- Transfer of Credit Policies and Articulation Agreements
- Satisfactory Progress
- Leave of Absence
- Student Appeals Policies and Procedures
- Grading Policies
- Copyright Infringement – Policies and Sanctions
- ISBN and cost information related to required textbooks and supplemental materials are available in the University’s Directory of Classes
Contact Information For Assistance In Obtaining Financial Aid Information
Student Financial Assistance
- Assistance Available from Federal, State, Local and Institutional Programs
- Institutional Code of Conduct for Education Loans
- Federal Financial Aid Penalties for Drug Law Violations
- Preferred Lender Lists/Arrangements: CUNY does not recommend any specific lender or preferred lender arrangement. Contact the lender of your choice for details about their program and application process.
Health And Safety
- CUNY Policy on Drugs and Alcohol
- Drug and Alcohol Abuse Prevention Program
- Heroin and Prescription Drug Abuse.
- Vaccination Policies
- Each campus publishes its own annual security report on its website. To view the annual security report for a specific campus, please visit the website for that campus or enter the name of the campus in the search box at the following website: http://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/ and click on the campus security box.
- Each campus publishes its own daily crime log and makes the log publicly available at its public safety office.Campus Security Polices, Crime Statistics and Crime Log
- Enough is Enough: Combating Sexual Misconduct
Student Diversity and Outcomes
For data Program Participation Rates and Financial Support Data (Equity in Athletics Disclosure Act.) on a specific campus, please enter that campus’s name into the search box at: http://ope.ed.gov/athletics/
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TEACHER PREPARATION PROGRAM REPORT – The following CUNY colleges offer teacher preparation programs: Brooklyn College; City College; College of Staten Island; Hunter College; Lehman College; Medgar Evers College; NYC College of Technology; Queens College; and York College.
For information about the pass rates of students who enrolled in CUNY’s teacher preparation programs, please visit the websites for those campuses or https://title2.ed.gov/default.asp and go to the top tab “View Reports/Resources.” From there you can access the archived reports for New York State. The “Teacher Assessments” tab will provide you with the pass rates and other information for all teaching programs within the state, including CUNY’s.