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Accelerated Study in Associate Programs (ASAP)

CUNY’s Accelerated Study in Associate Programs (ASAP) can help you finish your associate degrees within three years by providing financial, academic, and personal support. This includes advisement, career counseling, tutoring, waivers for tuition and mandatory fees, MTA MetroCards, and additional financial assistance for the cost of textbooks.

Program Benefits:

  • Financial help to reduce or eliminate the cost of textbooks
  • An unlimited MetroCard during the academic year
  • Free tutoring and other student support services
  • Priority registration and consolidated class schedules
  • Personal academic advisement
  • Career coaching and employment assistance
  • A tuition waiver for any gap between tuition and your financial aid award (*for students in receipt of financial aid)

Learn how to apply for ASAP .

Contact us at or (212) 220-1397 with any questions you may have.