How Do I Know If I Qualify?
In general, you qualify for COPE if you:
have an active Family Assistance case or Safety Net Assistance
- are a parent with a dependent child and fall within 200% of the Federal Poverty Level*
have a High School Diploma/GED and
- intend to apply to a CUNY college.
*See Income-Based Eligibility Guidelines to help determine if you fall within 200% of the Federal Poverty Level.