Visiting Students and Non-degree students
Can I take courses as a Visiting Student?
Yes, if you are currently enrolled in a degree program at another college or university, have a bachelor degree, or have taken some college courses in the past. If you are a junior or senior in high school you make take courses during the summer sessions.
How do I apply?
In general, most students will need to fill out a non-degree application, pay the processing fee, and submit documentation, such as transcripts or permits from home colleges.
Applications can be found on the Office of the Registrar websites.
Are courses transferable?
Students receive college credit for courses taken at Baruch College under any status except auditor. Students should check with their home institutions or future home institution regarding acceptance of courses taken at Baruch College.
Where do I get course materials, like the syllabus and textbook?
You must contact the department for a list of course materials. Departments are listed by discipline under the Baruch College directory
Do I have to satisfy immunization requirements?
Students who register for 6 or more credits at Baruch College must satisfy New York State immunization requirements. For more information, check our website.
What if I am an International student?
How do I register?
After your application is reviewed and approved, you will receive a confirmation email with instructions on how to access the online registration system.
Am I eligible for financial aid at Baruch?
You must speak to your home school regarding financial aid for courses on permit at another school.
How do I pay my bill?
Payments are processed by the Office of the Bursar. For all payment options, please visit the Bursar website.
How do I gain access to the building(s)?
You must bring a copy of your paid tuition receipt to the ID Center in order to have a Baruch College ID issued to you. Please visit www.baruch.cuny.edu/psafety/idcard.htm#students for hours.