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Office of Admissions 

524 West 59th Street
Room L.64.00
New York, NY 10019
Phone: 212.JOHNJAY
Fax: 212.237.8777

Office Hours

Mon: 9AM - 5PM
Tues: 9AM – 5PM
Wed: 9AM - 5:45PM
Thur: 9AM - 5PM
Fri: 9AM - 5PM

To apply to John Jay College, click here 

Questions or comments with respect to the information presented on this webpage should be directed to Christopher Laudando.

If you would like to take courses without working toward a degree, you can apply on a semester-to-semester basis.  Acceptance is dependent on space availability.

Some details:

  1. Explore our courses. You’ll find a variety of interesting courses from which to choose, many focused on criminal justice issues.
  2. Complete your application.
  3. Remember to send your application along with the $65 application fee, to:

    John Jay College of Criminal Justice
    Office of Admissions
    524 West 59th Street L64.00
    New York, NY 10019

  4. Have all of your college transcripts sent directly to John Jay College. If you have earned fewer than 24 college credits, you should have your high school transcript or office GED documentation forwarded as well.

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