Readmit Undergraduate Checklist

Readmit Undergraduate Checklist

Congratulations on your readmission to the NYPD Leadership Program. Students returning to the undergraduate NYPD Leadership Program are encouraged to complete the steps below to register for the Spring 2018 semester:

Readmission Student Checklist

Activate Your CUNYfirst Account

All students are required to register online via CUNYfirst. CUNYfirst gives students access to register for classes, view schedule and grades, etc. You may activate your CUNYfirst account by clicking here and clicking on “New User” and following the prompts. Once you successfully complete this process, an 8-digit EMPL ID (CUNY ID) will be generated. Your EMPL ID will be used in lieu of your social security number.

Submit Any Missing Transcripts

You may send any additional transcripts to the following address:

Office of Testing and Evaluation
524 West 59th Street, Room L.71.01
New York, NY 10019

Please allow 2 - 3 weeks for any credits to be evaluated and updated. If you have any questions regarding transcripts and/or credits, please contact the Office of Testing and Evaluation Office at 212-237-8108.

Register for Classes

To begin registering, refer to the instructions and courses below:

Please note, ANT 130 and PSC 135 are required courses and should be taken first.  PSC 321 and LAW 313 are elective courses that are to be completed after completing ANT 130 and PSC 135: 

• Log into your CUNYfirst account by clicking here
• Click on Student Center
• Click on Enroll in the Academics section
• Select the term Spring 2018
• Click Continue
• Enter the 4 or 5-digit registration code within the Enter Class Nbr box
• Click Enter
• Click Next
• To add another class, enter the 5-digit class number for the next class, then click the Proceed to Step 2 of 3 button
• Verify that the classes are correct. If the classes are correct, click the Finish Enrolling button
• You may view your schedule by clicking on My Class Schedule
To register for classes outside of the NYPD Leadership Program, please refer to the instructions below:
  • Go to Student Center
  • In the upper right corner, select the Search for Classes button
  • Select the drop down box to select John Jay College for your institution
  • Select the correct term Spring 2018
  • To search for the courses, you may choose the Course SubjectCourse Number (i.e. CRJ 101, POL 101, etc.), and/or Course Career (undergraduate)
  • Make note of the 5-digit registration code (you will need this in order to register)


IMPORTANT NOTE: You will receive an email to pick up your textbooks 2-3 days prior to the start of classes. Students who did not activate their John Jay student email will not receive the textbook information.

Setup Your John Jay Email

Click here to access your John Jay student email account. John Jay College will be communicating with you using your new John Jay email account. You may forward your John Jay emails to your personal email or change your “primary” email on CUNYfirst. If you are experiencing technical difficulties, please contact the Help Desk at 212-237-8200.

Schedule An Appointment With Your Academic Advisor

Once all transcripts have been submitted and evaluated, and are interested in registering for courses outside of the Leadership Program, please contact Elizabeth (Liz) Bracey at 212-393-6006 or for academic advising. 

Students registering for courses in the NYPD Leadership Program are not required to seek academic advisement and may begin registering for the NYPD Leadership Program by referring to the "Register for classes" tab above.

Military Veteran Services

Military veterans may contact LaTanya Everett at 646-557-4898 or via email at for financial aid information.

Receiving Your Textbook(s)

All students registered for the NYPD Leadership Program will receive an email at their John Jay College email address 2 - 3 days prior to the start of the semester with information on when and where to pick up your textbooks.