Accepted Students

    What’s Next?

  • Congratulations on Your Acceptance to CIA!

    We’re excited to welcome you into our family, and we couldn’t be happier that you’ve made us part of your college decision. Know that CIA Enrollment Office is here to help guide you all the way from acceptance to your first day of classes.

    Attend Accepted Student Day

    Our incredible New York campus will be filled with excited students having fun and making the big decision to start CIA this fall. Plus, you can meet a special guest alum! Want to find out who? Sign up!

    We want you at Accepted Student Day! Sign up now!

  • Follow these steps to get started:

    Step 1

    Deposit Now

    Let everyone know you’re CIA bound! Pay your deposit on the student portal.

    Step 2

    File Your FAFSA

    Filed your FAFSA yet? Don’t delay, it’s easy. Don’t know which FAFSA to file? Read below.

    Step 3

    Explore the Portal

    CIA Main Menu—your student portal—is your one-stop shop for important information, deadlines, and forms.
  • File your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).

    The CIA federal code is 007304. Every year, students are able to file the newest FAFSA (for the following year) beginning in October.

    Which FAFSA Should I File?

    Entry Date FAFSA Year
    2022–23 2023–24
    April 2023 Yes Yes
    September 2023 Yes
    January 2024 Yes
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