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
Summer 2021 Loans August 1, 2021
Spring 2021 Loans May 11, 2021
Fall 2021 Loans December 7, 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.

Summer 2021

Fall 2021

Registration Dates Due Date
March 8 – June 30 July 14
July 1 – July 28 August 11
July 29 – August 18 August 18
August 19 – August 31 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. There are no payment plans available for the Winter Intersession.

Summer 2021

Installment Plan Enrollment Dates
Enrollment for a 3 month plan April 27 – May 24, 2021

Fall 2021

Installment Plan Enrollment Dates
Enrollment for a 6 month plan April 27 – June 22, 2021
Enrollment for a 5 month plan June 23 – July 22, 2021
Enrollment for a 4 month plan July 23 – August 24, 2021
Enrollment for a 3 month plan August 25 – August 31, 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.

Spring 2021

Percent of Liability Dates

0%

Drop by January 28, 2021

25%

Drop January 29 – February 4, 2021

50%

Drop February 5 – 11, 2021

75%

Drop February 12 – 18, 2021

100%

Withdraw February 19 & thereafter

Summer 2021

Fall 2021

Percent of Liability Dates

0%

Drop prior to August 25, 2021 

25%

Drop August 25 – 31, 2021

50%

Drop September 1 – 7, 2021

75%

Drop September 8 – 14, 2021

100%

Withdraw September 15 & thereafter


Scholarship Application Deadlines

Summer 2021

Fall 2021

Scholarship

Open Date

Close Date

CUNY SPS Textbook Grant

August 4, 2021

September 2, 2021

CUNY SPS Emergency Grant

August 25, 2021

December 21, 2021

CUNY SPS Food Access Initiative

August 25, 2021

December 21, 2021

Charlotte W. Newcombe Scholarship

August 19, 2021

September 14, 2021