Freshman Application Online Process

Students who have never attended a college, university, or post-secondary institution since graduating from high school/secondary school or receiving an equivalent (a GED) in the U.S. or abroad should file a CUNY Freshman Online Application indicating Hostos as First Choice.

The freshman application requires the following:

  1. An official high school transcript or the general equivalency diploma (GED) and scores with a minimum score of 2250 (formerly 225). The following are not acceptable:
    • A high school certificate
    • An IEP diploma
    • At-home-study diploma
    • Correspondence High School diploma
  2. An original high school diploma. (May be required if student is a senior in high school once it becomes available).
  3. Pay a $65 money order/check application processing fee payable to UAPC (University Application Processing Center), online or mail in.
  4. Students educated outside the United States should refer to the "Students Educated Abroad" section for additional information and requirements.

Commitment Form: For students who have applied already and have been accepted ONLY.

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