Prohibition on Submission of Fraudulent Admission Documents
The submission of documents in support of applications for admission - such as transcripts, diplomas, test scores, references, or the applications themselves, that are forged, fraudulent, altered from the original, obtained under false pretenses, or otherwise deceptive is prohibited and is punishable by a five year bar on applying for admission or five year suspension from CUNY. A second violation is punishable by a lifetime ban on applying for admission or expulsion from CUNY.
Please see CUNY's complete Policy on the Submission of Fraudulent Documents in Support of an Application for Admission for more information.
In accordance with New York State Public Health Law 2165, students enrolled for at least six (6) semester hours or the equivalent per semester and who were born on or after January 1, 1957, must present proof of immunization against measles, mumps, and rubella in order to register, attend classes, or use University facilities. Requirements are as follows:
- Two dates for two doses of live measles vaccine (the 1st dose must have been administered on or after the first birthday, the second dose at 28 days later and after 15 months of age), or a blood test showing immunity.
- One dose of live mumps vaccine administered on or after the first birthday, or a blood test showing immunity.
- One dose of live rubella vaccine administered on or after the first birthday or a blood test showing immunity.
In addition, New York State Public Health Law 2167 requires that all college and university students enrolled for at least six (6) semester hours or the equivalent per semester, or at least four (4) semester hours per quarter, return a Meningococcal Meningitis Vaccination Response Form before they may register.
Student must complete and mail the following form to the address below.
1. Student Immunization Record Form (This form must be signed and stamped by a practitioner/medical doctor.)
2. Meningococcal Meningitis Response Form
CUNY School of Professional Studies
101 West 31 st Street - Suite 905
New York, New York 10001
Attn: Admissions and Student Services
Failure to comply with state law will result in denial of registration privileges.
Students who are enrolled solely in online courses are exempt from this regulation.