Eligibility Requirements

How Do I Know if I Qualify?

In general, you may qualify for P.O.I.S.E.D. for Success if you are a woman who receives public assistance benefits and you are either pregnant or the mother of a child under 3 years of age.

What if I Don't Qualify?

If this program doesn't suit you, consider one of the many other credit and non-credit programs offered by The City University of New York.

For information about degree programs visit www.cuny.edu or call the Office of Admissions Services at 212-290-5600 or

For information about adult literacy, high school equivalency (GED) or English as a Second Language (ESL) programs, visit www.literacy.cuny.edu or www.cuny.edu/continuinged

Or call:
1-866-344-CUNY for information about continuing education programs throughout New York City!

Contact Us

CUNY COPE & P.O.I.S.E.D. Offices
101 West 31st Street, 14th Floor
New York, New York, 10001