Adult Degree Program

Admissions Information

The Adult Degree Program (ADP) at Lehman College has been serving students 25 years of age and over for more than 40 years. We specialize in helping adults who have not yet completed a Bachelor’s degree start or finish their degree. We offer flexible admissions criteria, personalized advising, courses designed especially for adults, and the opportunity to earn credit for prior learning. For more information about ADP,  please click here.

How to Apply

To apply to the ADP program, you must submit the online CUNY application, official copies of your transcripts from every post-secondary institution you attended (even if you did not earn any credits), a copy of your high school diploma or transcript, and the ADP Personal-Statement-Instructions. For fastest service, please have your official transcripts emailed directly to

To ensure your application is sent to the ADP office, please use the following guide we have created Application-Instructions-Spring-2022.

Forms and Resources

Declare Your Major
If you are transferring more than 54 credits, you will need to declare your major upon admission using iDeclare.

NY State Residency
If the last school you attended was outside NY state, you will need to complete the residency form.

Transfer Credit Evaluation
Check the status of your Transfer Credit Evaluation and instructions about how to provide additional information if needed.