There’s Still Time to Apply for Fall 2020! (CLOSED)

It’s never too early to apply to CUNY BA! Students are encouraged to apply as soon as possible if they are interested in being considered for the upcoming semester. We’re accepting applications for Fall 2020 through early August.


  • Design your own area of concentration
  • Enjoy flexible degree requirements
  • Keep your home college while taking courses across CUNY
  • Have your own designated Academic Advisor
  • Apply for CUNY BA scholarships

Learn more at a virtual info session. Get more details here: CUNY BA Info Session

Information about applying is available on our website. To apply, download, and complete your application and send it by email to our Admissions Coordinator, Peter Altman, at

Please note:

  • You need to be enrolled (or in the process of enrolling) in a CUNY college to be part of CUNY BA.
    • If you’re not enrolled, you can apply to both a CUNY college and CUNY BA at the same time. (There are two different applications, one for the colleges and one for the CUNY BA program.)
  • There may be a fee to apply to a CUNY college. There is no fee to apply to CUNY BA.
  • Even though they are no longer required, we accept recommendation letters via email as well. They can be sent to

Any questions? Please contact Admissions at

We look forward to receiving your application!