Quick Start ePermit directions

Accessing the TIPPS (Transfer Information &Program Planning System) Equivalent Feature

TIPPS is now inactive. CUNY has made the transfer information feature available through the CUNY Portal via an updated CUNYfirst Course Catalog. This feature allows CUNY and non-CUNY students/faculty/staff to view the benefits of TIPPS with an updated and integrated system.

Here is how you can locate the new course equivalent feature:

  1. From the menu at the top of this page (or go directly to http://www2.cuny.edu/  and skip to #3) click on Login

  2. click CUNY Portal

  3. No need to log in. At the top of the login page, hover over the “Academics” tab & Click “Academic Programs”

  4. At the bottom left of this page, choose "Course Catalogue" (appears under Other Resources) Note: If already logged into CUNYfirst you may have to repeat #3 & 4.

  5. Select your home CUNY Institution at the top of the page & click “change”

  6. Choose your subject, followed by the specific course

  7. This new page will give you information on the specific course.  To the right, choose “fetch equivalent CUNY courses”

  8. Here it will tell you if there is a match at a partner CUNY campus

  9. If the course is scheduled, you will be able to “view class sections” by clicking that green button to the right of the class – Be sure to select the correct term offered.

  10. The information is listed including days, times, professor, etc.

Student E-Permit Instructions

  1. Log into CUNYfirst

  2. Navigate to the Student Center

  3. Select the ePermit option on the drop down menu (says Other Academic). Click on the double-arrow button beside it.

  4. If you are an undergraduate student, select the Term and ePermit option (Preferred for undergraduate students). Click Continue

  5. Use this page to find the course you wish to take. Once you select the desired course, click on the fetch equivalent CUNY courses to search for equivalent courses across all institutions.

  6. Select the course corresponding to the desired home college for the ePermit request. You may click on the View Class Sections buttons to view open sections at the host college. Click on ePermit Form to continue.

  7. Make sure your ePermit request is assigned to the proper semester. Click on Submit, and you’re done! Your request will be marked as Initiated.

You may check on the status of each of your ePermit requests by returning to the Student Center, and choosing the ePermit option on the drop down menu.

If you need help or have any further questions, feel free to email Registar@qcc.cuny.edu  or visit the Registrar’s Office in the Administration Building Rm A-104 and we will gladly assist you.

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