Information for Prospective Graduate Students with Incomplete Applications


Check the status of your application by logging into your application portal.

Applications are considered complete and ready for review once the following incomplete materials are received:

Unofficial Transcripts from all Post-Secondary Institutions

Send transcripts to the Graduate Admissions Office via email to or by mail to Hunter College – Attn: Graduate Admissions Office, 695 Park Avenue Rm 223 North, New York, NY 10065.

Transcripts are required from each post-secondary school you have attended, including graduate and undergraduate institutions where you earned (or will earn) a degree, studied for one semester or more, or study abroad.

Applicants with credentials from non-US institutions must submit original academic transcripts, evidence of degree conferral, and a course-by-course evaluation report. Find more information, including technical support, on the Graduate Admissions page.

Two Letters of Recommendation

Log into the graduate application portal and resend your recommendation providers an email reminder to upload your letters. If you’d like to identify another recommender, add their name to the provider list.

Two letters of recommendation are required for all applicants. Letters of recommendation are submitted electronically through the application system by your recommendation providers.

Standardized Exams – TOEFL or IELTS exam scores

Required for applicants with foreign credentials. Send your score report to the Graduate Admissions Office via email to For more information on score requirements, click here.

Effective June 1, 2021, applicants with foreign credentials who also hold a prior Master’s or Doctoral degree from an English Speaking Institution are exempt from this requirement.

Application Fee – $75

A $75 application processing fee is required. You can only pay via check or money order after submission. Include your applicant ID in the memo of the payment.

Mail your payment to:
Office of The Bursar, Rm 238 NORTH
Hunter College
695 Park Avenue
New York, NY 10065

For more information about completing the application requirements, review the Graduate Admissions Office website.

Questions about your incomplete application should be directed to