SUNY’s Advancing Completion through Engagement

Advancing Completion through Engagement (ACE)

Advancing Completion through Engagement (ACE)



SUNY’s Advancing Completion through Engagement (ACE) is a comprehensive academic support program designed to help students complete their academic journey to a bachelor’s degree within two years (transfer) or four years (freshmen). Modeled on the principles of the City University of New York’s (CUNY) highly successful and nationally recognized Accelerated Study in Associate Programs (ASAP), ACE provides intensive academic advisement, career counseling, as well as tuition, textbook, and transportation assistance.


The SUNY New Paltz ACE program is accepting transfer applicants for Spring 2024 and freshman applicants for Fall 2024. Current students will be accepted for both semesters. You can review the eligibility requirements here.



Why Should I Join ACE?



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Exclusive access to your personal success team consisting of an academic advisor, faculty advisor, and career specialist to guide you from entry to graduation

career counseling

Career counseling and graduate school preparation

tuition assistance

A waiver covering partial tuition and fees
(for students receiving financial aid – TAP or Pell)

Textbook Assistance

Textbook Assistance
(up to $300 per year)