Zicklin Undergraduate Programs

Eligibility and Admission Criteria

Application Process

Undergraduate admissions into the Zicklin School of Business depends on students meeting certain eligibility requirements. An application is not required to enter the school, however, in order to be considered for admission, students must have an intended Zicklin plan (major) on their CUNYfirst account. Find out more about the admissions process and eligibility requirements below.

An application is not required. Students who fulfill requirements below will be reviewed for admission after all semester grades are in.
Exception:

  • Students whose lowest calculus (transferred or AP credit) is MTH 3010 or higher must go to The Office of Undergraduate Admissions in VC 13-240 to be manually admitted into Zicklin.

CUNYfirst Admission Requirement

In order to be considered for admission, students must have an intended Zicklin plan (major) on their CUNYfirst account. Students can check their CUNYfirst Student Center (click “My Academics” link) to see if their plan (major) is correct.

  • Students who have “Undeclared” as their plan or have an intended plan in the Weissman School or School of Public Affairs but wish to be admitted into Zicklin must go to the Registrar’s Office to change their plan (major). Students may fill out an intended major form, and submit the completed form to the Registrar’s Office.
  • Students who have been officially admitted into the Weissman School or the School of Public Affairs must first visit that School’s Dean’s Office to have their “Officially Accepted” service indicator released and student group inactivated from CUNYfirst and then submit an intended major form to change their plan at the Registrar’s Office.

Review Process & Acceptance

Admission reviews are processed on an ongoing basis. You can check your Zicklin acceptance status on Cunyfirst Student Center.  there will be a star symbol (positive service indicator) at the top of your CUNYfirst Student Center. Your “Holds” box will show “Accepted into Official Major.”  Find out how to check your admissions status here.

Eligibility Requirements