Apply soon for the spring semester.

A partnership between The City University of New York (CUNY) and The New York City Department of Education (NYC DOE), College Now is a free college transition program. High School students with different levels of college readiness can take college classes. Participants can earn up to 12 college credits before they graduate from high school. 


  • Cost: Free
  • Who: High school juniors and seniors in NYC public schools, home-school students, or students with disabilities with private school tuition supported by the DOE
  • When: Spring 2020 times vary for each college program; see the CUNY program you’re interested in for details
  • Location: CUNY campuses across NYC

How to Apply

To begin the application process, find out if your high school is partnered with a College Now program through a school administrator or on an individual CUNY college website.

Learn more on the CUNY College Now website.