Undergraduate Admissions

Undergraduate Admissions

Undergraduate Admissions is operating remotely. Below are ways to connect with us virtually

Visit our Virtual Admissions Front Desk
Stop by our Virtual Admissions Front Desk on Zoom to speak with an admissions representative for assistance.
Monday - Thursday, 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

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Text: 929.229.1476
E-mail: admissions@jjay.cuny.edu


John Jay College of Criminal Justice offers undergraduate students a diverse range of liberal arts disciplines to engage with issues of justice. Through a highly innovative curriculum across the humanities, natural sciences, arts and social sciences, you will have a full range of opportunities to explore your academic interests.  

John Jay faculty members are world class educators, practitioners and researchers who have exceptional hands-on experience in their fields. As a student, you will be given access to leading edge thinking, innovative teaching methods and strong industry connections.

Become part of a diverse and dynamic community within a personal and inclusive environment.  With such a large College and a small college community feeling, you will not want to leave the campus.  The campus offers a 60,000 square foot rooftop park and commons.  


With affordable tuition rates, the vast majority of John Jay students graduate debt-free, with only 20% of students borrowing money to pay for college.  Since 2010, the College has awarded more than $3.2 million in scholarship awards.  In 2015, John Jay College was ranked #4 for America's Best Bang for the Buck in the Northeast.