Do I Need to Take the CAT?

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In some situations, incoming students may be exempt from taking
the CUNY Assessment Tests.

Exemption Criteria

Students can demonstrate that they meet the University’s college readiness requirements based on their SAT, ACT, or NY State Regents test scores. To receive your exemption, submit your transcripts to Admissions.

Learn more about exemption criteria.


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