Tuition is charged each semester and should be paid in full by the payment due date. All tuition and fees charges are subject to change at any time by action of The City University of New York (CUNY) Board of Trustees without prior notice. In the event of an increase in the tuition or fees charges, payments already made to the College will be treated as a partial payment and notification will be given of the additional amount due and the time and method for payment.
Full-Time Degree Students | $2,400 per semester
New York City resident or New York State resident with a Certificate of Residence
Non-New York State resident, including international (foreign) students $320 per credit/hour and New York State residents not eligible for a Certificate of Residence
Part-Time Degree Students | $210 per credit/hour
(fewer than 12 credit weight)
New York City resident or New York State resident with Certificate of Residence
Non-degree Students | $265 per credit/hour2
New York City resident
Non-resident, including international student
$420 per credit/hour3
Courses where tuition is based on hours rather than credits:
Remedial courses at the College are charged based on the number of contact hours – not credits (except CHM 2*) — that the courses are scheduled to meet.
Developmental courses are also calculated based on the number of contact hours that the course is scheduled to meet. There are two developmental courses currently offered at the college. ENG 110 is a three credit course, for which tuition is calculated based on five contact hours it is scheduled to meet. (ENG 110 also has a 6th non-billable conference hour) HIS 11 is a three credit course and the tuition is based on the four hours it is scheduled to meet.
* CHM 2 is a five-hour remedial course. The tuition charged for CHM 2 is calculated based on four hours not five, as this remedial course has a lab component.
Student Activity Fees4
The student activity fee must be paid by all students, matriculated and non-degree. This fee is non-refundable.
Full-time students: $77.60 per semester5
(12 or more credits/hours)
Part-time students: $52.60 per semester5
(fewer than 12 credits/hours)
The technology fee must be paid by all students, matriculated and non-degree. This fee is non-refundable.
Full-time students: $125.00 per semester
(12 or more credits/hours)
Part-time students: $62.50 per semester
(fewer than 12 credits/hours)
Senior Citizen Fees
Residents of New York State sixty years of age or older as of the first day of classes can enroll and audit undergraduate courses as non-matriculated students without tuition charge and without credit, on a space-available basis. Individuals who enroll shall be charged an administrative fee of $65 plus the student consolidated services fee of $15 per semester (fees are non- refundable) as well as any other fees they may incur. Senior citizens are not charged a student activity fee or application fee.
Individuals must satisfy New York City / State residency requirement . Interested individuals must specify that they wish to participate in this program and be admitted to the program. Proof of age must be presented at the time of admission. For more information visit : http://www2.cuny.edu/about/administration/offices/legal-affairs/university-tuition-fee-manual/x-special-programs-and-situations/
Please note that Senior citizens may enroll in degree programs identically to any other student and will be charged the applicable tuition and fees.
A student may audit a course only with official approval. Audit request forms are available in the Registrar’s Office. Approval of the department chairperson is required. Students must register for an audit class in the same manner prescribed for regular classes. Students must also pay the required tuition and fees as if registering for credit in the course. Once registration is completed as an auditor, no credit for that course can be granted retroactively. Auditors are required to observe attendance regulations of the College and must participate in class to the extent deemed reasonable, desirable and necessary by the instructor. For additional information on auditing courses, including but not limited to the refund policy, please visit the following link and click Tuition Policies and scroll down to auditing courses section: http://www2.cuny.edu/about/administration/offices/legal-affairs/university-tuition-fee-manual/ii-tuition/
These non-refundable fees are subject to change:
|Application for Admission (Freshman Student6)||$65.00|
|Application for Admission (Transfer Student6)||$70.00|
|Application for Admission (Non-Degree Student6)||$70.00|
|Transcript (there is no charge for transcripts sent to other CUNY colleges)||$7.00|
|Make-up and special examinations (First examination per semester)||$25.00|
|Make-up and special examinations (Each additional examination)||$5.00|
|Commitment Deposit (New student)||$100.00|
|Change of program (Charged after the 1st day of classes for adding a course or changing from one course to another course; changing from one section of a course to another section of the same course. Charged per occurrence per day, but no more than once per day)||$18.00|
|Duplicate ID card||$10.00|
|Senior Citizen Fee (Administrative fee of $65 plus Consolidated fee of $15)||$80.00|
|Duplicate Record (i.e., grade report, registration receipt)||$1.00|
|Duplicate Bursar’s Receipt||$5.00|
Colston Hall [CO], Main Level
1 City University of New York reserves the right to make changes or increases to the tuition and fees as set forth in this publication, without advance notice to students.
2 There is no maximum tuition for non-resident and non-degree students in these categories.
3 See “Registration and Student Records” section of this catalog for definition of non-degree student.
4 Subject to change.
5 This includes the CUNY $15 Consolidated Fee, Student Senate fee of $1.45 which are required of all students each semester in addition to tuition. These fees are non-refundable.
6 Money order payable to Bronx Community College