Important Dates

CUNY School of Professional Studies (CUNY SPS)

Deadlines for Financial Aid and Tuition

Financial Aid

Type Deadline to Apply
2020-2021 FAFSA June 30, 2021
2020-2021 TAP June 30, 2021
Fall 2020 Loans December 6, 2020
Spring 2021 Loans May 11, 2021
SAP Appeals for Spring 2021

January 15, 2021


Payment Deadlines

Payment due dates are calculated from the date of your first registration transaction. A change of program (adding, dropping, or swapping a class) does not change the payment due date.

Winter 2021

Registration Date Due Date

October 13 – November 24

December 7, 2020

November 25-December 28

December 28, 2020

December 29 – January 4

Immediately Upon Registration

Spring 2021

Registration Date Due Date

October 13 – December 18

January 8, 2021

December 19 – January 22

January 22, 2021

January 23 – February 4

Immediately Upon Registration


Payment Plan Enrollment

Please note that you must be enrolled in a payment plan by your payment due date, even though the last day to enroll in a payment plan may occur after this date.

Spring 2021

Installment Plan Enrollment Dates

Enrollment for a 6 month plan

November 6 – November 23, 2020

Enrollment for a 5 month plan

November 24 – December 22, 2020

Enrollment for a 4 month plan

December 23 – January 22, 2021

Enrollment for a 3 month plan

January 23 – February 4, 2021


Tuition Liability Dates

You do not incur any financial liability if you drop a course prior to the college's scheduled first day of classes. There will be financial liability for courses dropped on or after the first day of classes.

Fall 2020

Percent of Liability Dates
0% Drop prior to August 26, 2020
25% Drop prior to August 26 – September 1, 2020
50% Drop September 2 – 8, 2020
75% Drop September 9 – 15, 2020
100% Withdraw September 16, 2020 & thereafter

Winter 2021

Percent of Liability Dates

0%

Drop by January 3, 2021

50%

Drop January 4, 2021

75%

Drop January 5-6, 2021

100%

Withdraw January 7, 2021 & thereafter

Spring 2021

Percent of Liability Dates

0%

Drop by January 28, 2021

25%

Drop prior to January 29 – February 4, 2021

50%

Drop February 5 – 11, 2021

75%

Drop February 12 – 18, 2021

100%

Withdraw February 19 & thereafter


Scholarship Application Deadlines

Scholarship

Open Date Close Date
CUNY SPS Petrie Emergency Grant (Fall 2020) August 18, 2020 December 20, 2020
John F. Kennedy, Jr. Institute Online MS in Nursing Scholarship (Fall 2019) October 28, 2020 November 11, 2020
CUNY SPS Debt Forgiveness Grant October 29, 2020 December 11, 2020
Timothy Meade Scholarship (Spring 2021) October 29, 2020 December 11, 2020
William J. Kissane III Scholarship (Spring 2021) October 29, 2020 December 11, 2020
U.S. Military Scholarship (Spring 2021) October 29, 2020 December 11, 2020