CUNY Welcome Center

welcome center banner

The CUNY Welcome Center serves as the University-wide Office of Undergraduate Admissions, offering assistance with all of your admission needs. We provide a wide array of services to help you explore, prepare and apply to CUNY. In addition to aiding prospective students, we also serve high school counselors and college advisors.

Visit us for ...

cuny welcome center information session box cuny welcome center meet a counselor


For your visit you will need to bring a valid form of ID to gain access to the CUNY Welcome Center and must check-in at 217 East 42nd Street, located between 2nd and 3rd Avenue. For priority service, make an appointment online before arriving.

CUNY Welcome Center
217 East 42nd Street
between 2nd & 3rd Avenues

Business Hours:

Monday-Thursday: 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Friday-Sunday: Closed


For admission-related questions, including those regarding the status of your admission application, contact the appropriate Help Desk.

Help Desk for Students

Macaulay Honors Help Desk

Help Desk for Veterans